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CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — World-renowned scientists and industry leaders converged on Cambridge, MA in early August to present the latest research on Huntington’s disease and other devastating brain diseases. The occasion was the…

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People with Huntington’s disease often have difficulty sleeping. Mice which have been genetically modified to have the HD gene sleep as poorly as humans with HD do. Recording the brain activity of these mice while…

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Summary by Nancy S. Wexler, Ph.D. People in the U.K. are fortunate in that they all go to General Practitioners (G.P.), unlike many other parts of the world. All medical diagnoses and treatments are recorded…

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The Build Hope campaign generates support for the Casa Hogar Amor y Fe (House of Love and Hope), a Venezuelan clinic serving the families who made possible groundbreaking discoveries for the treatment of Huntington’s disease…