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Through a Broader Lens: Looking at Non-Motor Symptoms in HD

Common depictions of HD emphasizing only its movement symptoms paint an incomplete picture of the real disease. HD causes both ...
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Looking Past the Spin: Results from a Clinical Trial of Cysteamine

In early December, Raptor Pharmaceuticals released clinical trial results evaluating a drug called cysteamine in Huntington’s disease. News headlines about ...
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A recycled drug gives us new insight in to HD

Researchers have found a connection between HD and an energy-regulating protein called PPAR-delta. Giving PPAR-delta a boost with an existing ...
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Aspirin Component Shows Promise In Treating Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s And Huntington’s Disease

On techtimes.com Rina Marie Doctor reports that researchers from the Boyce Thompson Institute and John Hopkins University found that aspirin ...
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Give a Toss for Huntington’s Disease

This video is an awareness campaign highlighting the impact that the toss of a "genetic coin" has had on three ...
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UCC Researchers focus on gene silencing approaches for HD Hope

Prof. John F. Cryan and Prof. Caitriona O'Driscoll, two researchers in University College Cork ,Ireland with very different backgrounds & ...
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Through the eyes of a friend: changes in mood and behavior in early HD

Companions of HD gene carriers are more likely to notice psychological changes in presymptomatic HD. The family and friends of ...
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