Mechanisms of epilepsy-related death in Leigh syndrome

This project will investigate the role of GABAergic interneurons in the mechanisms of seizure-induced cardiorespiratory dysfunctions and ensuing Sudden Unexpected Death in a mouse model of Leigh Syndrome Epilepsy. Leigh syndrome is a devastating infantile progressive neurodegenerative disorder due to mitochondrial dysfunction. Click here to read more about this project

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Sponsor: NIH/NINDS