Epilepsy in focus in Marseille

In France, 700 000 people have to deal with epilepsy on a daily basis; an interview of Pr Fabrice Bartolomei from INS – Hôpital de La Timone AP-HM, head of the Clinical Neurophysiology department. Click HERE to read the La Provence article from the February 6th 2017...

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ERC starting grant for Adam Williamson

The European Research Council (ERC) has announced the awarding of its Starting Grants to 325 early-career researchers throughout Europe. INS member Adam Williamson was awarded a funding, worth in total up to €1.5 million per grant, for his project entitled: ‘Epilepsy Controlled with Electronic Neurotransmitter Delivery’. This grant will enable him to set up his own research team and pursue ground-breaking ideas.   We congratulate...

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A virtual brain helps decrypt epilepsy

  Researchers at CNRS, INSERM, Aix-Marseille University and AP-HM have just created a virtual brain that can reconstitute the brain of a person affected by epilepsy for the first time. From this work we understand better how the disease works and can also better prepare for surgery. These results are published in Neuroimage, on July 28, 2016.   Click HERE to view the official french video of Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Marseille...

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