You are more like a mouse than you might think! Today, scientists can study HD using 'model' mice, flies, sheep, and other animals. But how do these models help us understand HD and how to treat it - and what are the pitfalls of relying on animal models?
2011 was a year of big events, and the world of Huntington's disease was no exception. From the launch of HDBuzz and the growth of the global HD community to intriguing progress in basic science and a certainty that effective treatments are closer than ever. Our 2011 review looks back - and forward.