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Dr Ed Wild & Dr Jeff Carroll

Dr. Ed Wild & Dr. Jeff Carroll
Founders of HDBuzz

The Huntington Society of Canada is a proud partner of HDBuzz. Launched in early 2011,, provides a readable, trusted and up-to-date source for all the latest news on Huntington’s research and clinical trials, written by researchers and scientists specifically for families and individuals affected by HD.  This resource is offered in 10 languages and has been well received, currently getting close to 100,000 hits a month.

For HDBuzz in English click here.

Pour voir HDBuzz en Français cliquez ici.

Huntingtin Lowering

Gene-silencing (otherwise known as huntingtin lowering therapy) offers a promising way to slow or stop Huntington disease (HD). By using anti-sense oligonucleotides (ASOs) to prevent the HD gene from producing huntingtin protein, this approach targets the disease right at its root.

IONIS-HTTrx Huntingtin Lowering Trial Information.

Investment from the Huntington Society of Canada and Brain Canada Could Make Gene-Silencing Even More Effective.

$900,000 Grant Could Lead to Key Pieces of Huntington’s Puzzle

Wave Precison-HD Update

HSC Funded Research

HSC Funded Research Reduces HD Symptoms in Mice.

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