Can’t you hear the radio? This is what you need to know about LGI1 in 2015

Auditory. The next gene in our weekly review is LGI1. We chose LGI1 for mainly two reasons. First, it is not a gene for epileptic encephalopathies, but for familial focal epilepsies and we are currently working up a large family with an LGI1 mutation. While the conditions of the mTOR pathways were discussed quite frequently, LGI1 was a little left behind. Secondly, there were various updates on LGI1 that didn’t really warrant a full post. Therefore, we have collected this in a summary post. Continue reading