Disease-modifying effect of intravenous immunoglobulin in an experimental model of epilepsy

@article{Chen2017DiseasemodifyingEO,
  title={Disease-modifying effect of intravenous immunoglobulin in an experimental model of epilepsy},
  author={Min Chen and Thiruma V. Arumugam and Gayeshika Leanage and Quang Minh Tieng and Ashwin Yadav and Jeremy F. P. Ullmann and David She and Vy Truong and Marc J. Ruitenberg and David C. Reutens},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
  year={2017},
  volume={7}
}
Novel therapies that prevent or modify the development of epilepsy following an initiating brain insult could significantly reduce the burden of this disease. In light of evidence that immune mechanisms play an important role in generating and maintaining the epileptic condition, we evaluated the effect of a well-established immunomodulatory treatment, intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIg), on the development of epilepsy in an experimental model of epileptogenesis. In separate experiments, IVIg was… 
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