This Week In Huntington's Disease Research keeps you up-to-date on HDSA research activities, recently published work about Huntington’s disease, historical moments in HD research and more.

SAGE-718 on Help4HD, TEVA on AUSTEDO, PolyQ research

Posted on April 18, 2024

Help4HD discusses SAGE-718  Cognitive changes are a frequent early symptom of HD that can have major impacts on quality of…

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Tracks of HD tears, Genetic testing impacts, HD history

Posted on April 11, 2024

Tracks of HD Tears: HD Buzz on new markers of HD progression  Researchers from Germany and the Netherlands have been…

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Talk on Tau, Research Webinar, HD on TEDxBath Stage

Posted on April 4, 2024

The Talk on Tau: Cognitive changes in HD  The onset of HD symptoms varies; even individuals with the same number…

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2024 Human Biology Project Launch, HD History, The Buzz on CAG’s

Posted on March 28, 2024

HDSA Launches 2024 HD Human Biology Project Letter of Intent  HDSA is proud to announce the 2024 Request for Proposals…

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This Week in HD Research, Survey Opportunities

Posted on March 21, 2024

This Week in HD Research: Discovery of the HD Gene and HD Gratitude Day  On March 26th, 1993, the discovery…

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Pridopidine update, HDBuzz on Brains, Interview Study

Posted on March 14, 2024

Update from Prilenia: Pursuing pridopidine for HD   Earlier this week, Prilenia issued a press release and community letter announcing…

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CHDI Updates: Experts and Advocates; Research Webinar

Posted on March 7, 2024

HDBuzz Updates from the 2024 HD Therapeutics Conference   Last week, from February 26th – March 1st, HD researchers from…

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Rare Disease Day, CHDI, Convention Scholarships

Posted on February 22, 2024

Celebrate Rare Disease Day with HDSA on February 29th   When you have a rare disease, you face two battles –…

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2024 HDSA COE Awards, CRISPR News, Research Webinar

Posted on February 15, 2024

HDSA Names 57 Centers of Excellence and 11 Partner Sites in 2024    This week, HDSA announced its Centers of…

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Convention Scholarships, Research Webinar, DNA Repair

Posted on February 8, 2024

HDSA Convention Scholarship Applications due March 1st    Join HDSA in Spokane, Washington from May 30th – June 1st for…

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Research Webinar with uniQure, Online Surveys

Posted on February 1, 2024

Upcoming Research Webinar: uniQure discusses AMT-130  Join HDSA on February 13th for a research webinar in which uniQure will present…

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Neurocrine on INGREZZA, HD-CHARGE, HDBuzz on family planning

Posted on January 18, 2024

Neurocrine discusses INGREZZA with HDSA  Last month, HDSA hosted a research webinar with Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. to discuss INGREZZA, their new…

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Research Participation, Trial Stats, Upcoming Webinar

Posted on January 11, 2024

Interested in HD Research? Get Connected with Opportunities to Participate!   If you’re interested in learning more in 2024 about HD…

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HDSA Convention, HDSA-funded research spotlight, New research partnerships

Posted on January 4, 2024

Registration for HDSA’s 39th Annual Convention is now open!   Join HDSA in Spokane, Washington, from May 30-June 1, 2024 for…

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HDSA Research Fellowships, Clinical Trial Updates, Survey

Posted on December 21, 2023

Applications open for the HDSA Berman-Topper and Donald King Fellowships  HDSA has launched applications for the 2024 cycles of its…

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Tominersen development continues, Research participation

Posted on December 14, 2023

Continued development of Roche’s huntingtin-lowering drug tominersen  Last week, Roche published the results of the GENERATION HD1 study that closed…

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Research Fellowships, The Marker, Somatic Expansion

Posted on December 7, 2023

HDSA Awards Six HD Human Biology Project Research Fellowships for 2023   After thoughtful deliberation by its Scientific Advisory Board,…

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Research Participation Opportunities & Upcoming Webinar

Posted on November 30, 2023

Online Surveys: Participate in HD Research from home!   Online surveys are a great way to make your voice heard…

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Giving Tuesday, HD Out-of-the-Box, Somatic Instability

Posted on November 23, 2023

Celebrate Giving Tuesday with HDSA!   At HDSA, we’re grateful for your commitment to HDSA’s vision of a world free of…

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VICO Therapeutics, INGREZZA update, HD Faculty Opening

Posted on November 16, 2023

VICO Therapeutics on Help4HD Podcast   Last week on the Help4HD podcast, host Lauren Holder was joined by Dr. Katja…

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