Early-life febrile seizures worsen adult phenotypes in SCN1A mutants

By |2017-05-08T20:51:43-05:00May 8th, 2017|Categories: DSF Research Review|Tags: , |

(Dutton SBB et al. 2017). Many patients with Dravet syndrome experience prolonged early-life febrile seizures. Although the occurrence of these events in relation to vaccines and the resulting adult presentation has been studied (here), the presence of prolonged febrile seizures themselves and subsequent effects on presentation have not been researched extensively. This study subjected mice with [...]