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Animal study shows promising path to prevent epilepsy

Researchers have identified a receptor in the nervous system that may be key to preventing epilepsy following a prolonged period of seizures. Their findings from studies in mice provide a molecular target for developing drugs to prevent the onset of epilepsy, not just manage the disease?s symptoms.
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