NEW CRISPR TECHNIQUE COULD ACCELERATE A CURE FOR HUNTINGTON’S DISEASE AND ALS

August 15, 2017 admin 0

While gene editing has been a historically contentious practice, the possibility of curing diseases like Huntington’s disease and ALS help highlight the practice’s benefits. Just […]

Irish Researchers Discover Potential Huntington’s Disease Treatment

July 24, 2017 admin 0

Today, a study was published in the journal Scientific Reports in which a European team of scientists discovered what they claim are encouraging early signs […]

Study Discovers New Gene Responsible for Huntington’s Disease Progression

July 7, 2017 admin 0

Per a British study published in Lancet Neurology, mutations of the MSH3 gene may be associated with Huntington’s disease (HD) progression. Conducted by researchers from […]

Raising sheep for a cure to Huntington’s disease

June 26, 2017 admin 0

Dan and Kay Persons, sheep producers in rural Kensington, are hoping to play a role in the fight against Huntington’s disease. Huntington’s is a progressive […]

Huntington’s disease trial test is ‘major advance’

June 9, 2017 admin 0

Brain scanImage copyrightSPL Scientists say they may have found the world’s first blood test that predicts when someone at risk is likely to get Huntington’s […]