Genetic Testing for the Epilepsies
Introducing a backgrounder on Genetic Testing for the Epilepsies. The document explains types of testing available as well as how to interpret results. This resource is available for use and dissemination by REN members, academic institutions, newly diagnosed individuals, and caregivers.
The Genetic Testing for the Epilepsies Background is available here.
This resource was created through a partnership with the Orphan Disease Center's JumpStart program and the University of Pennsylvania Genetic Counseling Program. Special thanks to Masters students Apurba Mainali and Suzi Birnbaum for their terrific work and diligence in bringing this resource and greater awareness of the rare epilepsies to fruition.