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Research projects (current)

Our research programme is only possible through grants, funding and donations from individuals and other charitable organisations, as well as our hard working researchers.


What I Need In School (WINS) - Developing guidelines for best practice for young people with epilepsy in schools in the...

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Aim The project aims to identify novel early onset epileptic encephalopathy genes which will contribute to the understanding of the disease...

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A high proportion of children with epilepsy under 12 months of age currently remain without a specific diagnosis. Our goal is...

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Aim The project aims to identify novel genes which will contribute to the understanding of the disease mechanisms causing language impairment and...

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Non-invasive modulation of brain network dynamics to suppress epileptic activity and improve cognition (EPICONN TM) Aim A pilot study to measure...

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Corticosteroids or clobazam for ESES Syndrome: a European, multicentre, randomised, controlled clinical trial (RESCUE ESES) Aim An international multicentre...

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The incidence of epilepsy is greatest in the first two years of life. Early control of seizures is associated with better...

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The fast without the spurious: developing a system for robust and rapid simultaneous EEG-fMRI measurements Aim To develop more advanced EEG-fMRI...

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Aim An international study to assess the prevalence of cardiac arrhythmias in patients with Dravet Syndrome and to compare the prevalence...

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Betashot - a feasibility study of the use of Betashot, a medium chain triglyceride-based (MCT) formula for special medical purposes in...

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Validation of the Assessment of Behaviour and Learning in Epilepsy (ABLE) Tool, a screening instrument for the neurobehavioural comorbidities of childhood...

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Dravet Syndrome is an early onset epilepsy characterised by multiple  seizure types, including recurrent status epilepticus, often aggravated by fever...

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Formerly the Darzi Fellowship Project. Aim To implement an innovative model of care that improves outcomes by better reflecting the broad...

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Evaluating dietary intervention before surgical treatment for epilepsy (EDIBLE) Project aim This is a work package of the European Union FP7...

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Working with patients with rare, low prevalence and complex diseases, the EpiCARE network seeks to increase the number of seizure free...

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The pharmacokinetics, efficacy and safety of brivaracetam in children with repeated electrographic seizures (PETITE) Project aim An international project to...

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A European pilot network of reference centres in refractory epilepsy and epilepsy surgery (E-pilepsy). Project aim To trigger accelerated development of...

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Using new quantitative MRI tissue parameter maps to detect and delineate Focal Cortical Dysplasia (FCD). Project aim To develop better imaging...

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Prognosis in Landau-Kleffner Syndrome and continuous spikes in slow-wave sleep syndromes - epileptic Encephalopathy Longitudinal Multicentre Omics study...

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Identifying and treating mental health disorders in children and young people with epilepsy: a screening and brief intervention study. Project aim...

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