UCL researchers are the first to carry out brain imaging of focal cortical epileptic seizures in the awake brain
A team of researchers, led by Professors Dimitri Kullmann (UCL Institute of Neurology) and Matteo Carandini (UCL Institute of Ophthalmology), has developed a method of imaging brain activity to discover how it spreads during a focal cortical epileptic seizure. They were also able to then relate their propagation to cortical connectivity.
Publication date: 16 August 2017
A drug commonly used to treat diabetes may have disease-modifying potential to treat Parkinson’s disease, a new UCL-led study suggests, paving the way for further research to define its efficacy and safety.
Publication date: 4 August 2017
Dr Gary Zhang (Department of Computer Science and Centre for Medical Image Computing at UCL) has written about Prof John Hardy, Prof Martin Rossor & Prof Nick Fox's Alzheimer's research in the I. To read the article please visit https://inews.co.uk/essentials/lifestyle/people/three-generations-british-family-helping-fight-alzheimers/
Publication date: 2 August 2017