HD Insights: Volume 2

HD Insights: Volume 2

HD Insights Volume 2 (PDF)

February 23rd, 2012 Heather Hare

Meet the Journal

January 1st, 2012 rtullio   VITAL SIGNS NAME: Journal of Huntington’s Disease EDITORS-IN-CHIEF: Blair Leavitt, MD and Leslie Thompson, PhD PUBLISHERLeslie Thompson, PhD: IOS Press SUBSCRIPTION MODEL: Subscription and open access SUBMISSION SITE: http://www.iospress.nl/journal/journal-of-huntingtons-disease/. Please email info@isopress.nl with questions regarding manuscript submission.   The Journal of Huntington’s Disease launches in early 2012. The journal has a renowned editorial board
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Highlights from the 2011 Huntington Study Group Meeting

January 1st, 2012 rtullio By: David Shprecher, DO, MS In November 2011, the Huntington Study Group hosted its annual meeting and the Fifth Annual Huntington Disease Clinical Research Symposium. Huntington Study Group Meeting NIH Endeavors Elizabeth Thompson, DNSc, RN, CGC, FAAN discussed special genetic research considerations, including consent, reporting results, and data sharing. The Database of Genotype & Phenotype
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Research Round-Up

January 1st, 2012 rtullio By: Lise Munsie and Mahmoud Pouladi, PhD In the scanner… Huntington disease (HD) imaging data is providing new insights into the mechanism of disease, and is also providing sensitive biomarkers. Identification of biomarkers is critical to the success of clinical trials of disease-modifying therapeutic agents. Imaging techniques include magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), magnetic resonance spectroscopy
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Inside the NINDS with Dr. Walter Koroshetz

January 1st, 2012 rtullio Dr. Walter Koroshetz became Deputy Director of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) in 2007. He received his medical degree from the University of Chicago and trained in neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). After completing his residency, he was introduced to the HD Center without Walls at MGH and Boston University.
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