Media reports of a wonder drug for neurodegenerative diseases like Huntington's disease are overhyped
Two recent studies show how a cellular border control system goes wrong in HD, opening new avenues for HD research.
Harmful misfolded huntingtin can travel between brain cells via messenger particles called exosomes
HD brain fluid makes brain cells grow clumps.
Cool lab experiments show the huntington's disease protein jumping between cells. Does this matter for HD patients?
Does tau protein – which causes problems in other neurodegenerative diseases – contribute to Huntington's disease?
A long-term study of the brains of HD patients who received grafts of fetal tissue reveals a surprising result
Raptor Pharmaceuticals announces intermediate results from a long-term study of cysteamine in Huntington's disease
New studies shed some light on the function of sleep in animals, with interesting implications for HD research