Epilepsy | CHOP Research Institute


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Apr 2, 2021
This week’s research news features Kathrin Bernt, MD, and Richard Aplenc, MD, PhD, MSCE, recipients of Children’s Cancer Research Fund Awards.

The Helbig Lab uses computational methods to understand the role of clinical and genetic factors in childhood epilepsies, facilitating precision medicine approaches.

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Dec 4, 2020
This week’s roundup features CHOP’s participation in a multi-institutional MIS-C research study — the first to provide long-term outcome data.
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Sep 11, 2020
This week’s roundup features research exploring the value of well care as voiced by Black adolescent males and their parents. This and more In The News.
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Apr 10, 2020
This week’s In the News features studies on RNA’s role in epilepsy, missed opportunities in HIV Testing, and a Leadership Award for Dr. St. Geme.
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Feb 7, 2020
The Epilepsy NeuroGenetics Initiative is bridging the gap between advances in genetic discovery and improvements in treatment.

Dr. Takano's research focuses on basic epilepsy and related neuroscience research centered on advanced optical imaging techniques such as fluorescence lifetime imaging and two-photon microscopy; and application of micro- and nanotechnology like graphene transparent electrode to functional cellular imaging.

takanoh [at] chop.edu
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May 31, 2019
New study shows one in six children who has a concussion will experience a repeat concussion within two years.
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May 14, 2019
The Eagles Autism Challenge awarded $936,000 to CHOP researchers to support three clinical research projects, each of which seek to clarify the interplay of autism and co-occurring conditions.
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Feb 8, 2019
In this week’s recap, collaboration at the local and international levels takes center stage.