Özge has a MSc. in Molecular Genetics from the University of Leicester and a PhD in Developmental Biology from Queen Mary University of London. She worked as a Post-doctoral Research Associate at the University of Leicester for six years in the field of Behavioural Neurology before moving into science communication. She worked as the Research Communication Officer at a London based charity for almost two years.
Patients and clinicians will be able to make more informed decisions about treatments thanks to a new classification system in epilepsy by the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE). ... Read more
Scientists could be a step closer to treating drug-resistant mesial temporal lobe epilepsy (MTLE). Physicians at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, recently performed the first procedure testing an MRI-guided laser ablation technology ... Read more
A naturally occurring compound found in the club moss Huperzia serrata and often used in traditional Chinese medicine called huperzine A can increase resistance to induced seizures in mouse models ... Read more
The whole brain is involved in absence seizures, a common type of epilepsy usually affecting children, according to a study published in the leading medical journal The Lancet Neurology. This ... Read more
The neuroscience company Inscopix launched a new research product that can measure and modulate patterns of brain activity using light. The product called nVoke could help scientists better understand and ... Read more