Journal article

Early and effective treatment of KCNQ2 encephalopathy

Tiziana Pisano, Adam L Numis, Sinead B Heavin, Sarah Weckhuysen, Marco Angriman, Arvid Suls, Barbara Podesta, Ronald L Thibert, Kevin A Shapiro, Renzo Guerrini, Ingrid E Scheffer, Carla Marini, Maria Roberta Cilio

Epilepsia | WILEY | Published : 2015

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Italian Ministry of Health and Education

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the patients and their families for participating in our research. We thank Piras Maria Francesca for technical support. The study was supported by the RF-2009-152669 grant from the Italian Ministry of Health and Education and the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia. AS is a postdoctoral fellow of the National Fund for Scientific Research Flanders (FWO).Prof Guerrini received honoraria from Biocodex, UCB, Eisai Inc., Value-Box, and ViroPharma, and research support from the Italian Ministry of Health, the European Community Sixth and Seventh Framework Thematic Priority Health, the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research, the Tuscany Region, the Telethon Foundation, and the Mariani Foundation.Prof Scheffer has received support from, and/or has served as a paid consultant for UCB, Athena Diagnostics, GlaxoSmithKline, Janssen-Cilag EMEA, and Transgenomics and Biocodex.