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Scientists have described a way to convert human skin cells directly into a specific type of brain cell affected by Huntington's disease, an ultimately fatal ...
Mar 31, 2014 ... Tweaking a specific cell type's ability to absorb potassium in the brain improved walking and prolonged survival in a mouse model of ...
Aug 26, 2013 ... Leicester geneticists have discovered a potential defense against Huntington's disease – a fatal neurodegenerative disorder which currently ...
Jun 2, 2011 ... Huntington's disease is a devastating inherited neurodegenerative disorder that is always fatal. The disorder of the central nervous system ...
Jun 3, 2011 ... Huntington's disease is a devastating inherited neurogenetive disorder that is fatal.
May 26, 2014 ... As Huntington disease is an inherited condition that can be detected decades before any clinical symptoms are seen in humans, a better ...
Jun 24, 2014 ... Researchers believe they have learned how mutations in the gene that causes Huntington's disease kill brain cells, a finding that could open ...
Scientists Hunt Down Origin Of <b>Huntington's Disease</b> In The Brain
Apr 29, 2014 ... The gene mutation that causes Huntington's disease appears in every cell in the body, yet kills only two types of brain cells. Why?
Mar 26, 2014 ... And while the genetic mutation underlying Huntington's disease has long been known, the precise cause of that degeneration has remained a ...
Nov 27, 2013 ... Huntington's disease is caused by an unusual type of mutation in a gene that encodes the “huntingtin” protein. These mutations create long ...
Jun 2, 2011 ... Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes have identified a drug candidate that diminishes the effects of both Alzheimer's disease and Huntington's ...
Jan 6, 2015 ... Huntington's disease is an incurable, inherited disease entailing progressive loss of brain cells and motor function, usually beginning in midlife.
<b>Huntington's Disease</b> May Lower Risk Of Cancer - Health News <b>...</b>
Apr 14, 2012 ... A Swedish study has shown that people with Huntington's disease may have protection from cancer. The study also suggests there may be a ...
Promising Therapy For <b>Huntington's Disease</b> Developed - Science <b>...</b>
Nov 1, 2012 ... Image Caption: Mitochondria are labeled red and green, and the nucleus is blue, in this neuron isolated from a Huntington's disease mouse ...
Skin Cells Create Stem Cells In <b>Huntington Disease</b> Study - Health <b>...</b>
Jun 29, 2012 ... In 1993, the autosomal dominant gene mutation responsible for Huntington´s Disease (HD) was discovered. However, no treatments are ...
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