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Could Metabolism Play a Role in Epilepsy? - JoVE

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Feb 19, 2014 ... They determined that diet could influence susceptibility to seizures, ... us to identify a number of metabolism-altering drugs that affect seizure ...

The Role Of Diet And Metabolism In Epilepsy: Fruit Fly Study ...

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Feb 19, 2014 ... Metabolism may play a large role in seizures, and adjusting diet can actually be a form of treatment.

Adenosine, Ketogenic Diet and Epilepsy: The Emerging Therapeutic ...

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We now appreciate the active role of astrocytes in regulating extracellular ... that an increased influence of adenosine at the A1 subtype plays a key role in the .... Ultimately, similar to epilepsy, adenosine-based metabolic therapies could limit ...

Metabolic Consequences of Seizures - Basic Neurochemistry - NCBI ...

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During seizure activity, there is a greater increase in cerebral metabolic rate ( CMR) than ... metabolism can also be maintained in excess of an hour of seizure activity. ... These changes have a longer latency of approximately 1 hr and a longer ...

Unraveling the secrets of the epilepsy diet | Harvard Gazette

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May 24, 2012 ... For decades, neurologists have known that a diet high in fat and ... Some epilepsy cases can be improved by a diet that drastically reduces sugar intake. ... it was indeed BAD's role in metabolism, not cell death, that mattered.

Targeting Brain Metabolism Could Offer New Way To Treat Epilepsy ...

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Mar 24, 2015 ... It plays a role in how brain cells generate energy from glucose. In one part of the process, astrocytes use enzymes, including LDH, to turn ...

Metabolism and Epilepsy - Springer

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Further evidence as regards energy metabolism and seizures can be derived ... Glycogen may also play a role in seizures in both animal models and in human.

Why cutting sugar can control seizures: Scientists identify metabolic ...

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May 23, 2012 ... Why cutting sugar can control seizures: Scientists identify metabolic regulator ... explored the role of a protein called BAD (BCL-2-associated Agonist of ... fuel metabolism without drastic dietary manipulations, which can have ...

Targeting Brain Metabolism Could Offer New Way To Treat Epilepsy ...

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Mar 23, 2015 ... It plays a role in how brain cells generate energy from glucose. In one part of the process, astrocytes use enzymes, including LDH, to turn ...

Epilepsy - Seizures, Brain, Ketogenic Diet - Life Extension Health ...

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Genetics are thought to play a role in many cases of idiopathic epilepsy, as close relatives ... Mitochondrial energy metabolism can be targeted with some natural ...

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Could metabolism play a role in epilepsy? -- ScienceDaily

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Feb 19, 2014 ... Researchers are exploring a possible link between metabolic defects and seizures. They determined that diet could influence susceptibility to ...

Metabolic Disorders | Epilepsy Foundation

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Although all patients with epilepsy have seizures, the converse is not ... generally of limited benefit, and acute metabolic derangements can be fatal if untreated, ...

Glycolysis in energy metabolism during seizures

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Studies have shown that glycolysis increases during seizures, and that the glycolytic ... However, how lactic acid provides energy for seizures and how it can .... in seizure onset to investigate the role of glycolysis in energy metabolism in ...