Friday, August 3, 2012
Testing could start in two years.
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Monday, January 2, 2012
Alnylam presents a highly positive report.
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Wednesday, November 30, 2011
Scientists aren't ready to include me.
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Wednesday, August 24, 2011
The stakes are enormous: treatments – or another generation lost to HD.
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Thursday, July 28, 2011
We must all chip in to help find treatments.
| Tags: Huntington's, scientist, gene, Charles Sabine, clinical trial, gene-positive, symptoms, symptomatic, at-risk, CHDI, trial, untested, denial, sister, daughter, activism, activist, love, researcher, FDA, drug, motor, cognitive, psychiatric, brain, cocktail, Xenazine, tetrabenazine, Lundbeck, Alnylam, RNA interference, asymptomatic, presymptomatic, mother, Enroll-HD
Wednesday, May 25, 2011
Alnylam plans to apply for a clinical trial in 2012.
| Tags: Huntington's, Alnylam, ALN-HTT, cure, treatment, mother, brain, genetic, symptoms, CHDI, Medtronic, clinical trial, huntingtin, siRNA, RNAi, gene silencing, Genome Project, gene-positive, biotech, Parkinson's, Dinah Sah, Isis, cocktail, cognitive, Phase I, Phase II, Phase III, Teilhard, daughter, Louise Vetter, pump, FDA
Wednesday, May 11, 2011
It's time to conquer HD!
| Tags: Huntington's, Hereditary Disease Foundation, Huntington's Disease Drug Works, CHDI, cure, symptoms, mother, daughter, wife, father, solidarity, diagnosis, gene-positive, HD Buzz, HDDW, LaVonne Goodman, genetic, brain, stem cell, Jan Nolta, California, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Lou Gehrig's, mesenchymal stem cell, neuron, RNA, Isis, Alnylam, Institute for Regenerative Cures, Lundbeck, Xenazine, tetrabenazine, FDA, chorea, PGD, at-risk, tested negative, psychiatric, behavioral, depression, psychotic, caregiver, caregiving, medication, cope, huntingtin, gene, protein, huntingtin suppression, advocacy, activism
Wednesday, December 8, 2010
Leading biotech firm has two teams working on HD.
| Tags: Vertex, gene-positive, brain, Huntington's, cure, treatment, Isis, Alnylam, CHDI, genetic, protein, FDA, misfold, huntingtin, Hereditary Disease Foundation, neurogenesis
Wednesday, March 3, 2010
It's not just hope: there's practical planning for making the medicines.
| Tags: CHDI, Huntington's, gene, clinical trial, gene-positive, clinic, premanifest, oligonucleotides, RNA interference, Lou Gehrig's, mitochondria, brain, motor, cognitive, psychiatric, metabolic, dysfunction, FDA, symptoms, MRI, TRACK-HD, death, UHDRS, biomarker, trial, side effect, drug, huntingtin, finger-tapping, tongue, HD-affected, Phase III
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