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Walk to provide hope for sufferers of Huntington's Disease - BurlingtonFreePress.com



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Walk to provide hope for sufferers of Huntington's Disease 
BurlingtonFreePress.com
Her eyes are the only way Jen Butts, 45, has left to communicate after being diagnosed nine years ago with Huntington's Disease, a rare, fatal disorder that affects about 30,000 Americans. Another 200,000 are at risk of inheriting the disease ...

 


Arming Bodies with CRISPR to Fight Huntington's Disease and ALS - MIT Technology Review



MIT Technology Review
 
Arming Bodies with CRISPR to Fight Huntington's Disease and ALS 
MIT Technology Review
In diseases like ALS, Huntington's and some types of muscular dystrophy, RNA builds up and makes aberrant proteins that cause disease. Yeo says he's particularly interested in these diseases because they have no effective therapies and can be fatal.

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Community plans 5K to support family affected by Huntington's Disease - The Ithaca Voice



The Ithaca Voice
 
Community plans 5K to support family affected by Huntington's Disease 
The Ithaca Voice
ITHACA, N.Y. ? This weekend, there will be a 5K to benefit a local family that has been deeply affected by Huntington's Disease. The community is coming together to support the Barlow family with the "Trick or Trot" costumed fun run in Interlaken ...

 


Huntington's disease: Anger over access to specialist nurse - BBC News



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Huntington's disease: Anger over access to specialist nurse 
BBC News
A Londonderry man with Huntington's disease has said it is outrageous that he cannot be seen by Northern Ireland's only specialist nurse because of where he lives. Simon Clark was diagnosed with the genetic condition in 2003. The nurse can only provide ...

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uniQure (QURE) Announces New Preclinical Data on AMT-130 in Huntington's Disease - StreetInsider.com



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uniQure (QURE) Announces New Preclinical Data on AMT-130 in Huntington's Disease 
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uniQure N.V. (NASDAQ: QURE) today presented new preclinical data on AMT-130, its proprietary gene therapy candidate for the treatment of Huntington's disease (HD), at the European Society of Gene and Cell Therapy (ESGCT) 25th Anniversary Congress ...
Gene Therapy for HD Continues to Show Promise Rare Disease Report (blog)
It's been a crucial week for Uniqure NV (NASDAQ:QURE); here's what analysts have to say. Weekly Register

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THCA Shows Promise for Huntington's Disease, Study Finds - Leafly



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THCA Shows Promise for Huntington's Disease, Study Finds 
Leafly
... it's pretty exciting,? Gaetano Morello, a co-author of the study, said in an interview with Leafly. Morello is a cannabis researcher and naturopathic physician in the Complex Chronic Disease Program at B.C. Women's Hospital and Health Centre in ...

 


uniQure Announces FDA Orphan Drug Designation for AMT-130 in ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)



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uniQure Announces FDA Orphan Drug Designation for AMT-130 in ... 
GlobeNewswire (press release)
First Investigational Gene Therapy in Huntington's Disease to Receive Designation ~
uniQure (QURE) Granted FDA Orphan Drug Designation for AMT ... StreetInsider.com
Gene Therapy for HD Gets FDA Orphan Designation Rare Disease Report

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High-resolution structural analysis of protein behind Huntington's ... - Phys.Org



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High-resolution structural analysis of protein behind Huntington's ... 
Phys.Org
An international cohort of scientists, including engineers from Washington University in St. Louis, recently visualized Huntington's protein for the first time.

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Celebrating 50 Years of the Huntington's Disease Society of America - Rare Disease Report (blog)



Rare Disease Report (blog)
 
Celebrating 50 Years of the Huntington's Disease Society of America 
Rare Disease Report (blog)
Louise Vetter discusses 50 years of the HDSA, and insight as to why she continues to fight on behalf of families affected by Huntington's disease.

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'My mother had Huntington's disease, her brothers and sisters also ... - Irish Times



Irish Times
 
'My mother had Huntington's disease, her brothers and sisters also ... 
Irish Times
According to the Huntington's Disease Association of Ireland there are about 700 people with the condition in the State and a further 3,000 at risk. There are no ...

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