New findings from the Universities of Twente (in the Netherlands) and Chicago have shown that even focal seizures can have ‘long-distance’ effects. Click here for a summary of the research, written by The work is published in the scientific journal, PNAS.ERUK Fellow, Dr Rob Wykes, at University College London, is looking at how brain cells behave before, during and after a seizure. Click here to read about his work.Click here for more news about brain science and genetics.