Whether you were unable to join us this year for Convention or just want to brush up on what you learned, HDSA has you covered! Recordings of all sessions from the 37th Annual HDSA Convention are now available on our YouTube channel. Research highlights include the Clinical Trials Showcase, an update on the state of HD Research from Drs. Ed Wild and Jeff Carroll, Research Keynote presentation from renowned HD researcher, Dr. Sarah Tabrizi, and more! Check out the full playlist here.
uniQure’s Dr. Ricardo Dolmetsch talks AMT-130
Two weeks ago, uniQure released a safety update for the first 10 participants in the low-dose cohort of the phase I/II trial of AMT-130, the first experimental gene therapy to be tested in people with Huntington’s disease. To watch uniQure’s President of Research and Development discuss these results and answer questions like how the drug works, why they’re injecting directly into brain tissue, and more, click here.
Get Involved in HD Research!
Team HOPE walks, chapter and affiliate events, support groups, and more are all fun ways to get involved with your local HD community. Amidst all the fun, consider adding HD research to your summer agenda! Researchers around the country are seeking participants for studies near you. Visit HD Trialfinder to create a profile and match to studies near you, learn about trials throughout North America, or get in touch directly with a specially trained HD clinical trials navigator who can walk you through the process.