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Living with Dementia

Progressive Neurodegenerative Disorder

Novel test streamlines testing for Huntington Disease

A new test may help to streamline genetic testing for Huntington Disease (HD) by generating accurate results, avoiding unnecessary additional testing, and improving turnaround time. The test, which uses chimeric or triplet repeat primed PCR (TP PCR) methodology, yielded results that were 100% concordant with standard genotyping methods in an analysis of 246 samples.… Novel test streamlines testing for Huntington Disease   

What is dementia?

frontotemporal dementia symptoms1 - parkinson disease3 - cajal-retzius cell1 - alzheimer disease6 - behavioural syndrome1 - alzheimer's proteins1 - general anesthesia1 - degenerative brain disease1 - late-day anxiety1 - hippocampus6 - alzheimers symptoms1 - alzheimer’s disease8 - senile atrophy and aphasia1 - depressive pseudodementia1 - deep brain stimulation2 - disease progression1 - psychotic symptoms1 - early-onset alzheimer's1 - obstructive lung disease1 - cholesterol-lowering drugs1 - senile dementia4 - ad diagnosing1 - lewis and short1 - misplacing items1 - hip fracture1 - ucla1 - beta secretase1 - morphometry1 - cognitive processes2 - berrios2 -