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Epileptic Encephalopathy Research News: Gene discovered to cause rare, severe neurological disease

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(Source: McGill University) – Epileptic encephalopathy linked to protein trafficking gene. Researchers have linked a debilitating neurological disease in children to mutations in a gene that regulates neuronal development through control of protein movement within neuronal cells. The scientists from the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital at McGill University, led by Peter McPherson, along with collaborators in Saudi […]