Epilepsy and genetics
How do someone’s genes contribute to the development of epilepsy? We now recognize several types of epilepsy that have a clear genetic component.
- Epigenetics explained: A topic "primer" for the epilepsy community by the ILAE Genetics/Epigenetics Task Force (2020)
- Genetic determinants of common epilepsies: a meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies
- Genetic testing in the epilepsies: Report of the ILAE Genetics Commission (2010)
- Supplementary Methods
- Genetics Pamphlet
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