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Nonhuman primate research is opening up new avenues of attack against the devastating neurodegenerative disorder Huntington’s disease.
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What causes this neurodegenerative disease, and what is being done to locate new treatments?
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Scientists study a brain area involved in movement in hopes of learning more about movement disorders like Huntington's disease.
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Affecting some 30,000 Americans and placing 200,000 more Americans at risk for inheriting the disease from an affected parent, Huntington’s disease is now considered one of the most common hereditary brain disorders.
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