Original Publication Date: >1 February, 2016
Publication / Source: Future Neurology
Authors: Lydia Anja Jakobsen, Ali Karshenas, Flemming Winther Bach & Parisa Gazerani
Introduction: Serum levels of several biomarkers along with sensory responsiveness were investigated in juvenile myoclonic epilepsy patients in comparison with healthy controls. Methods: Ten epileptic patients (36.1 ± 3.4 years) and ten gender- and age-matched healthy controls were recruited. Mechanical sensitivity, cold pressor tolerance and serum levels of BDNF, CGRP, PGE2, S100B and TNF-α were investigated.