Mechanisms of Epileptogenesis

Giuliano Avanzini, Silvana Franceschetti

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Treatment of Epilepsy: Third Edition
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)9781405183833
Publication statusPublished - Jul 22 2009


  • Circuit involvement in epileptogenesis
  • Epileptogenesis mechanisms
  • Ligand-gated and voltage-gated channels in paroxysmal depolarization shift (PDS) generation
  • Ligand-gated channels and molecular complexes
  • Neuronal excitable properties and epileptic discharge
  • Thalamocorticothalamic circuits in SW discharge generation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neuroscience(all)
  • Medicine(all)

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