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Drug lowers deadly Huntington’s disease protein

The first drug targeting the cause of Huntington’s disease was safe and well-tolerated in its first human trial led by […]

Halting Huntington’s disease

In a world-first, Edith Cowan University (ECU) researchers have found a way to repair parts of the brain affected by […]
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Huntington’s disease (Huntington’s chorea)

Huntington's disease is a progressive disease that results in the slow loss of affected brain cells. It is an inherited condition that begins in adulthood, and is characterised by involuntary movements, dementia and psychological disturbances that worsen as the disease progresses.