Are there genetic connections between neurodegenerative diseases?

Are there genetic connections between neurodegenerative diseases?

Genetic evidence suggests connections between a polyQ disease and ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). Why should HD people ca

Dr Jeff CarrollDecember 01, 2010

Is Huntington’s disease twice as common as we thought?

Is Huntington’s disease twice as common as we thought?

New data suggest there may be twice as many people with HD symptoms as previously thought – and even more at risk

Dr Ed WildNovember 27, 2010

Two large HD observational studies – COHORT and Registry – merge to create ENROLL-HD

Two large HD observational studies – COHORT and Registry – merge to create ENROLL-HD

Merger of two major Huntington’s Disease observational trials creates ENROLL-HD

Dr Jeff CarrollNovember 24, 2010

Huntexil for symptoms of Huntington's disease: where are we now?

Huntexil for symptoms of Huntington's disease: where are we now?

Two clinical trials in Europe and the USA have suggested a new drug, Huntexil, might improve movements in HD. The nex

Dr Ed WildNovember 16, 2010

Minocycline: the end of the road?

Minocycline: the end of the road?

DOMINO clinical trial result: minocycline doesn’t slow down HD and shouldn’t be studied in larger trials.

Dr Ed WildNovember 10, 2010

TRACK-HD reveals significant changes in pre-symptomatic HD mutation carriers and patients

TRACK-HD reveals significant changes in pre-symptomatic HD mutation carriers and patients

The one-year report from the TRACK-HD study demonstrates a number of changes in pre-symptomatic HD-mutation carriers

Dr Jeff CarrollNovember 01, 2010