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June 30, 2023

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Establishing a Novel Strategy to Tackle Huntington's Disease

A new platform takes on Huntington's disease via an innovative ...

New Mouse Model to Shed Light on the Mystery Surrounding Huntington’s Disease Onset and Improve the Targeting of Potential Therapies

Researchers have developed a new mouse model of Huntington's disease that recapitulates more Huntington's disease-like characteristics than earlier models, providing new clues to the ...

New Study Puts Focus on Early Symptoms of Huntington’s Disease

Psychiatric and cognitive symptoms emerge at an early stage in Huntington's disease. However, research so far has mainly focused on movement impairment, a symptom associated with the more ...

Glial Cells Help Mitigate Neurological Damage in Huntington's Disease

Glia affected by Huntington's disease respond by tuning down synapse genes, which has a protective ...

Huntington's Disease Driven by Slowed Protein-Building Machinery in Cells

The gene for Huntington's disease was found nearly 40 years ago, yet there are no approved treatments. A new study shows the problem may lie with slowed protein ...

Researchers Link Cases of ALS and FTD to a Huntington's Disease-Associated Mutation

A study has made a surprising connection between frontotemporal dementia (FTD) and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), two disorders of the nervous system, and the genetic mutation normally ...