Dravet Syndrome

Dravet syndrome, previously known as severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy (SMEI), is a rare, catastrophic, lifelong form of epilepsy with frequent and/or prolonged seizures that are often triggered by hot temperatures or fever. Discover the latest research on Dravet syndrome here.

June 17, 2020
Open Access

Focal epilepsy in SCN1A-mutation carrying patients: is there a role for epilepsy surgery?

Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology
Aikaterini VezyroglouJ Helen Cross
August 29, 2020

Cognitive, behavioral, and social functioning in children and adults with Dravet syndrome

Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B
Amy BrownIngrid E Scheffer
September 10, 2020
Open Access

Slow Titration of Cannabidiol Add-On in Drug-Resistant Epilepsies Can Improve Safety With Maintained Efficacy in an Open-Label Study

Frontiers in Neurology
Gianluca D'OnofrioRima Nabbout
September 16, 2020

De novo mutations of SCN1A are responsible for arthrogryposis broadening the SCN1A -related phenotypes

Journal of Medical Genetics
Dana JaberJudith Melki
July 1, 2020
Open Access

Establishment of human induced pluripotent stem cells derived from skin cells of a patient with Dravet syndrome

Stem Cell Research
Yuichi KimuraShinichi Hirose
May 19, 2020
Open Access

Barriers to transition from pediatric to adult care for patients with Dravet syndrome: A focus group study of caregivers

Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B
Danielle M BoyceMary Anne Meskis
July 21, 2020

Phenotypic spectrum of patients with GABRB2 variants: from mild febrile seizures to severe epileptic encephalopathy

Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology
Ying YangYuehua Zhang
July 18, 2020
Open Access

Stiripentol for Dravet syndrome

Australian Prescriber
July 14, 2020
Open Access

Medical cannabis: What practitioners need to know

South African Medical Journal = Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif Vir Geneeskunde
R Van RensburgE H Decloedt
August 8, 2020

Nonseizure consequences of Dravet syndrome, KCNQ2-DEE, KCNB1-DEE, Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, ESES: A functional framework

Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B
Anne T BergGerry Nesbitt
May 24, 2020

Influence of stiripentol on perampanel serum levels

Epilepsy Research
Nicole TrabsPatrick M House
July 3, 2020

Thrombocytopenia in pediatric patients on concurrent cannabidiol and valproic acid

Nancy A McNamaraRenée A Shellhaas
May 24, 2020
Open Access

CRISPR/dCas9-based Scn1a gene activation in inhibitory neurons ameliorates epileptic and behavioral phenotypes of Dravet syndrome model mice

Neurobiology of Disease
Tetsushi YamagataKazuhiro Yamakawa
August 26, 2020
Open Access

Emerging Use of Epidiolex (Cannabidiol) in Epilepsy

The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics : JPPT : the Official Journal of PPAG
Renad Abu-SawwaYong Park
June 26, 2020

Cannabis constituents reduce seizure behavior in chemically-induced and scn1a-mutant zebrafish

Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B
Cammi ThorntonKristine L Willett

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