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British surgeons remove part of a woman’s brain to cure her epilepsy A woman in the UK whose life had been blighted by epilepsy has had component of her brain removed to treat the condition. Helen Hollis, 41, from Teversal, near Mansfield, Nottingham, a former nurse and the mom of two, experienced her first seizure aged 19, but had to wait years before her condition was diagnosed . Mrs Hollis underwent the six-hour operation, on the 9th of May at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in London.

Zhang. Dr. Zhang's talk will focus on the latest developments in CRISPR-Cas9 technology, including applications to review gene function in vivo and also high throughput screening assays to help speed the amount of development is basic technology trials. Dr. Zhang's plans to use this technology to study disorders such as for example Huntington's disease, schizophrenia and autism. Dr. Zhang will present the findings during the AAA annual conference at Experimental Biology 2015 meeting on Monday, March 30 from 5:30 – 6:15 p.m. At the Neurobiology Award Hybrid Symposia in area 104Stomach, Boston Convention and Exhibition Middle.. Broad Institute of MIT researcher honored for groundbreaking study using new gene editing tool The newest gene editing tool – called CRISPR-Cas9 – is leading to new research possibilities in cell biology and neuroscience.