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Promising new treatment target for Kennedy's disease

Promising new treatment target for Kennedy's disease

Knopp Neurosciences to present phase 2 results of drug candidate in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Knopp Neurosciences to present phase 2 results of drug candidate in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Researchers estimate risk of transmission of Huntington's disease to offspring among male carriers

Researchers estimate risk of transmission of Huntington's disease to offspring among male carriers

New insights Huntington disease development

New insights Huntington disease development

Rare window on spinal muscular atrophy genetics

Rare window on spinal muscular atrophy genetics

Launch of new foundation for Batten disease

Launch of new foundation for Batten disease

Researchers isolate gene mutations in patients with inherited amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Researchers isolate gene mutations in patients with inherited amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Significant Rett syndrome discovery

Significant Rett syndrome discovery

Drug sodium phenylbutyrate could improve the memory of those with Alzheimer's disease

Drug sodium phenylbutyrate could improve the memory of those with Alzheimer's disease

New nationwide Alzheimer's study underway

New nationwide Alzheimer's study underway

Link found between genetic and environmental causes of Parkinson's disease

Link found between genetic and environmental causes of Parkinson's disease

Researchers identify compound that frees trapped cholesterol

Researchers identify compound that frees trapped cholesterol

New understanding of genetic signature associated with Alzheimer's disease

New understanding of genetic signature associated with Alzheimer's disease

Magnetic resonance diffusion tensor imaging predicts effects of multiple sclerosis flare-ups on optic nerve

Magnetic resonance diffusion tensor imaging predicts effects of multiple sclerosis flare-ups on optic nerve

Trans-splicing therapy for spinal muscular atrophy closer to clinical use

Trans-splicing therapy for spinal muscular atrophy closer to clinical use

MRI scans can predict effects of multiple sclerosis 'flare-ups' on optic nerve

MRI scans can predict effects of multiple sclerosis 'flare-ups' on optic nerve

Mouse model of prion disease mimics diverse symptoms of human disorder

Mouse model of prion disease mimics diverse symptoms of human disorder

Discovery of key contributor to Alzheimer's disease process

Discovery of key contributor to Alzheimer's disease process

First drug for Huntington's disease approved for use in the U.S.

First drug for Huntington's disease approved for use in the U.S.

FDA approves tetrabenazine for Huntington's disease

FDA approves tetrabenazine for Huntington's disease