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Does a ‘rusty hinge’ cause Huntington’s disease?

Does a ‘rusty hinge’ cause Huntington’s disease? | newshd | Scoop.it
Figuring out how the mutant huntingtin protein causes damage is the central problem of Huntington’s disease research.
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Leicester researchers discover a potential molecular defence against Huntington’s disease

University of Leicester experts discover glutathione peroxidase activity improves symptoms in models of the neurodegenerative disorder Leicester geneticists have discovered a potential defence against Huntington’s disease – a fatal...
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‘Predicting’ Huntington’s disease in the heartland

To develop treatments for a disease, researchers and physicians first need to understand how its symptoms evolve and how they affect people’s lives.
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A gene-positive dad’s reflections on Huntington’s disease, parenthood, and the fragility of life

A gene-positive dad’s reflections on Huntington’s disease, parenthood, and the fragility of life | newshd | Scoop.it
Our “miracle daughter” Bianca, who tested negative in the womb for Huntington’s disease in early 2000, recently turned 13.
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NEW CLUE ON THE ORIGIN OF HUNTINGTON’S DISEASE

NEW CLUE ON THE ORIGIN OF HUNTINGTON’S DISEASE | newshd | Scoop.it
The synapses in the brain act as key communication points between approximately one hundred billion neurons. They form a complex network connecting various centres in the brain through electrical impulses.
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Aggiornamento sulla Conferenza 2013 sulle Terapie per la MH

Aggiornamento sulla Conferenza 2013 sulle Terapie per la MH | newshd | Scoop.it
Aggiornamento sulla Conferenza 2013 sulle Terapie per la MH: Giorno 3 16 agosto 2013 16:00 Il nostro rapporto quotidiano dalla Conferenza annuale sulle Terapie per la Malattia di Huntington a Venezia, Italia, nel terzo e ultimo giorno della...
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Antisense Oligoneucleotide Corrects Striatal Transcriptional Abnormalities and Protects Function in HD Mice

New Journal of Huntington’s Disease Article Suggests Mutant HTT May Disrupt Normal Neuronal Transcription Findings from postmortem studies of the brains of Huntington’s Disease (HD) patients suggest that transcriptional dysregulation may be an...
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Charlotte Symposium Reaches out to Researchers, Physicians, Caregivers and Patients

Charlotte Symposium Reaches out to Researchers, Physicians, Caregivers and Patients | newshd | Scoop.it
Huntington’s disease, a relatively rare and fatal inherited brain disease known as HD, could serve as a model for gaining insights into other hereditary diseases, ranging from breast cancer to dementia, that affect millions of people.
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How long is too long? Rethinking the Huntington’s disease ‘gray area

How long is too long? Rethinking the Huntington’s disease ‘gray area | newshd | Scoop.it
Does an ‘intermediate’ CAG repeat count in the Huntington’s disease gene cause brain changes?
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Global Huntington’s Disease Therapeutics Industry

Global Huntington’s Disease Therapeutics Industry | newshd | Scoop.it
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Huntington’s Disease Therapeutics in US$ Million.  The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Europe, and Rest of World.  Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the...
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