Miller School Study Could Lead to Neuroprotective Therapy for Huntington’s Disease

A laboratory study by University of Miami Miller School of Medicine researchers could lead to a new treatment strategy for Huntington’s disease, an incurable...

Investigational New Drug Application Cleared for Omeros’ Lead Compound in PDE10 Program

SEATTLE, Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Omeros Corporation (NASDAQ: OMER) today announced that the Company's OMS824 Investigational New Drug Application (IND) has been cleared by the U.S. Food and...

Planting trees together: The 2016 Huntington’s Disease Society of America Convention

Nearly a thousand HD family members converged on Baltimore, Maryland for the 2016 Huntington’s Disease Society of America’s Annual Convention. We normally don’t write...

Rottura della segnalazione cellulare porta alla neurodegenerazione

I ricercatori del RIKEN Brain Science Institute in Giappone, in collaborazione con la Juntendo University e la Japan Science and Technology Agency, hanno scoperto...

Altering Huntington’s disease patients’ skin cells into brain cells sheds light on disorder

This article was first published at https://medicine.wustl.edu Reprogrammed brain cells exhibit 'symptoms' of fatal disease Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have...

Enroll-HD Update

CHDI: Liz Vyas, Project Manager—the Project Manager for Enroll-HD at CHDI and based out of Boston, MA. Liz has worked with the Foundation for almost...

Mitochon Pharmaceuticals Awarded Orphan Drug Designation

Blue Bell, Pennsylvania (BUSINESS WIRE) — Mitochon Pharmaceuticals today announced that it was awarded Orphan Drug Designation by FDA for its mitochondrial targeted compound, MP-101 for...

Of mice and men: using animal models to study Huntington’s disease

What can whiskers and tails tell us about HD? A great deal of what is known about HD can be traced to scientific findings from...

Neuroscience Professor Studies Environmental Influence in Huntington’s Disease

Growing up in Ghana, Visiting Assistant Professor of Neuroscience Gunnar Kwakye kept hearing stories about his great-grandfather. A man who worked on a farm...
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Novel RNAi Therapy Silences Mutated Huntington’s Disease Gene and Reduces Symptoms

New Rochelle, NY, May 21, 2014—A targeted gene silencing strategy blocks production of the dysfunctional huntingtin (Htt) protein, the cause of Huntington's disease, a...

Largest creatine clinical trial for Huntington’s disease halted after ‘futility’ analysis

CREST-E, the largest clinical trial of the dietary supplement creatine, has been terminated early because an early analysis of the results to date showed...

Discovered in plants a mechanism that corrects defects in proteins such...

This article was first published at https://www.cragenomica.es • Defective protein folding causes nervous system diseases in humans and hinders the proper functioning of the chloroplasts in...

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