Saturday, November 17, 2012
Gene-silencing approach shows promise in test animals.
| Tags: Huntington's, UCSD, Don Cleveland, Isis, gene-silencing, genetic, symptoms, CHDI, brain, huntingtin, gene, Frank Bennett, oligonucleotide, DNA, RNA, protein, antisense, clinical trial, drug, ASO, Lou Gehrig's, neuron, neurological, cortex, striatum, chorea, asymptomatic, biomarker, TRACK-HD
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Isis drug could undergo testing in 12 months.
| Tags: Jody Corey-Bloom, Huntington's, clinical trials, gene silencing, Center of Excellence, UCSD, Isis, support group, gene, protein, hope, CHDI, drug, mother, oligonucleotide, onset, symptoms
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
We are turning the tide from 'incurable to 'treatable.'
| Tags: mother, Huntington's, treatment, cure, dementia, fatal, positive test, symptoms, side effect, therapy, researcher, clinical trial, therapies, hope, incurable, treatable, denial, scientist, supplement, RNA interference, brain, Robert Pacifici, CHDI, genome, DNA, protein, biotech, systems biology, P4 medicine, neurodegenerative, modifier gene, gene, huntingtin, mutation, genetic, patient
Sunday, December 11, 2011
Timothy's brain was donated for research.
| Tags: Huntington's, brain, gene, abortion, mother, research, husband, wife, daughter, son, tested positive, gene-positive, activist, tested negative, pregnancy, juvenile Huntington's, symptoms, love, PGD, CAG repeats, geneticist, onset, protein, DNA, cure, treatments, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, science, scientist, HD closet, closet, genetic, solidarity
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
Thursday, April 29, 2010
Spread the word about HD Awareness Month and the dream of a disease-free world.
| Tags: fear, AIDS, Parkinson's, awareness, cure, brain, at risk, genetic, huntingtin, gene, discrimination, insurance, disability, Genome, genomic, code, treatment, genetic testing, biotechnology, protein, Isis Pharmaceuticals, Lou Gehrig's, Alzheimer's, stroke, orphan
Wednesday, June 24, 2009
We now have a fighting chance to stop HD in our lifetimes.
| Tags: gene positive, Huntington's, ignorance, denial, symptoms, cure, research, huntingtin, protein, gene, brain, cells, neuroscientists, psychologists, MRI, Rhes, striatum, Johns Hopkins University, Scripps Research Institute, Isis Pharmaceuticals, CalAsia Pharmaceuticals, Huntington's Disease Drug Works, Differential Fragment-Based Screening, DFS, mother, defective, test, activist, HDSA, generation, nation
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