Tag: Huntington’s disease

  • Gladstone scientists use stem cell technology to tackle Huntington’s disease



    Scientists at the Gladstone Institutes and an international team of researchers have generated a human model of Huntington’s disease—directly from the skin cells of patients with the disease. For years, scientists have studied Huntington’s disease primarily in post-mortem brain tissue or laboratory animals modified to mimic the disease. Today, in Cell Stem Cell, the international team…