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Living with Dementia


Dantrolene protects neurons from Huntington’s disease

Huntington’s disease (HD) is characterized by ongoing destruction of specific neurons within the brain. It affects a person’s ability to walk, talk, and think - leading to involuntary movement and loss of muscle co-ordination. New research published in BioMed Central’s open access journal Molecular Neurodegeneration shows that the RyanR inhibitor Dantrolene is able to… Dantrolene protects neurons from Huntington’s disease   

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