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U of A medical researchers discover ‘very promising’ treatment for Huntington disease

Medical researchers at the University of Alberta have discovered a promising new therapy for Huntington disease that restores lost motor skills and may delay or stop the progression of the disease based on lab model tests, says the lead researcher. Because the new therapy uses a molecule already being used in clinical trials for… U of A medical researchers discover ‘very promising’ treatment for Huntington disease   



What is dementia?

decline in memory1 - brain plaques1 - degree of dementia1 - lewy body dementia2 - disorientation3 - symptomatic benefit1 - mild cognitive impairment22 - exelon1 - fronto temporal lobar degeneration1 - kahlbaum3 - memory disorders2 - missing person1 - oral health1 - granulin1 - physical activity2 - risk of stroke1 - early dementia1 - tomosyn1 - university of pennsylvania2 - hearing loss1 - alcohol abuse4 - voluntary exercise1 - trouble sleeping1 - amyloid beta 42 peptide1 - head injuries1 - alzheimer's drugs4 - diabetes10 - aging5 - poor sleep1 - congestive heart failure1 -