Myoclonus is a symptom in which muscle jerks occur suddenly and involuntarily. It is often a sign of a neurological disorder. Sudden muscle contractions are termed positive myoclonus while bouts of muslce relaxation are termed negative myoclonus. Find the latest research on myoclonus here.

September 10, 2020
Case Report
Open Access

High-Throughput Sequencing Reveals the Loss-of-Function Mutations in GALT Cause Recessive Classical Galactosemia

Frontiers in Pediatrics
Lulu LiYuanyuan Kong
September 19, 2020

Corticobasal manifestations of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease with D178N-homozygous 129M genotype

Yumeng HuangHuidong Tang
August 22, 2020

KCTD17-related myoclonus-dystonia syndrome: clinical and electrophysiological findings of a patient with atypical late onset

Parkinsonism & Related Disorders
Massimiliano TodiscoEnrico Alfonsi
August 28, 2020

Epilepsy imitator: tongue biting caused by sleep-related facio-mandibular myoclonus

Seizure : the Journal of the British Epilepsy Association
Sheng ZhangBo Jin
September 7, 2020

Basal ganglia and cerebellar circuits have distinct roles in blepharospasm

Parkinsonism & Related Disorders
Amanda GlickmanBrian D Berman
September 14, 2020

Genetic testing and the phenotype of Polish patients with Unverricht-Lundborg disease (EPM1) - A cohort study

Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B
Magdalena BosakAnetta Lasek-Bal
September 4, 2020

Clinical analysis of 4 cases of Wernekink commissure syndrome

Zhong nan da xue xue bao. Yi xue ban = Journal of Central South University. Medical sciences
Li XuXiaolin Liu
September 9, 2020
Case Report

Tremor is a major feature of 9p13 deletion syndrome

American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part a
Susana Isabel FerreiraFrancesco Brancati
September 11, 2020

Physiology-Based Treatment of Myoclonus

Neurotherapeutics : the Journal of the American Society for Experimental NeuroTherapeutics
Ashley B Pena, John N Caviness
September 11, 2020

Systemic delivery of human GlyR IgG antibody induces GlyR internalisation into motor neurons of brainstem and spinal cord with motor dysfunction in mice

Neuropathology and Applied Neurobiology
Alexander Carvajal-GonzálezAngela Vincent
September 15, 2020

A clinical improvement of a idiopathic cervical dystonia in a patient treated with transdermal Rotigotine: a case-report

Acta Bio-medica : Atenei Parmensis
Marilena Mangiardi, Guido Alfano
September 15, 2020

Opsoclonus Myoclonus Ataxia Syndrome Related to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Journal of Neuro-ophthalmology : the Official Journal of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society
Shayna Sanguinetti, Ritesh A Ramdhani
August 30, 2020

Etomidate enabled electroconvulsive therapy without suppressing adrenocortical function in a case with difficulties in inducing seizures by conventional methods

Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences
Kristian Høj Reveles JensenAnders Jørgensen
August 30, 2020
Open Access

Nocturnal eye movements in patients with idiopathic rapid eye movement sleep behaviour disorder and patients with Parkinson's disease

Journal of Sleep Research
Julie A E ChristensenPoul Jennum

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