Journal article

Is focal cortical dysplasia sporadic? Family evidence for genetic susceptibility

Richard J Leventer, Floor E Jansen, Simone A Mandelstam, Alice Ho, Ismail Mohamed, Harvey B Sarnat, Mitsuhiro Kato, Tatsuya Fukasawa, Hirotomo Saitsu, Naomichi Matsumoto, Masayuki Itoh, Renate M Kalnins, Chung W Chow, A Simon Harvey, Graeme D Jackson, Peter B Crino, Samuel F Berkovic, Ingrid E Scheffer

Epilepsia | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2014


Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to thank the patients and their families for participating in this study, Jacinta McMahon for the preparation of pedigree data in Figure 1, and Kate Pope and Rosie Burgess for helping to obtain patient data and DNA samples. This work has been supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program. Funding was provided by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia and the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute.