UCF Researcher: Targeting Mutant Gene May Prevent Huntington’s Symptoms

UCF Researcher: Targeting Mutant Gene May Prevent Huntington’s Symptoms

UCF College of Medicine researcher has synthesized pieces of DNA to stop production of mutant huntingtin while leaving normal huntingtin proteins intact.

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