Adult motor phenotype differentiates Dravet syndrome from Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and links SCN1A to early onset parkinsonian features

By |2017-02-10T23:48:00-05:00February 10th, 2017|Categories: DSF Research Review|Tags: , |

(Aljaafari, et. al. 2017). In this brief communication, published in Epilepsia, the authors examined the motor differences between 14 adult patients with Dravet syndrome (DS) and 14 adult patients with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS). They chose Lennox-Gastaut because previous findings showed that adult patients with DS exhibited early-onset parkinsonian features, and they wanted to determine whether [...]