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Does stem cell research show any promise in the world of curing huntington's disease?

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Dr. Soren Singel
Neurosurgery

In brief: Not yet

Genetic engineering may lead to a cure and stem cells may be a way to achieve gene delivery.

In brief: Not yet

Genetic engineering may lead to a cure and stem cells may be a way to achieve gene delivery.
Dr. Soren Singel
Dr. Soren Singel
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Dr. Golder Wilson
Clinical Genetics

In brief: Yes, in theory

Fetal cell injections have not produced improvement for parkinson's in controlled trials but in some patients have had good results.
Recent progress in converting skin cells to nerve stem cells may provide better avenues for cell therapy.

In brief: Yes, in theory

Fetal cell injections have not produced improvement for parkinson's in controlled trials but in some patients have had good results.
Recent progress in converting skin cells to nerve stem cells may provide better avenues for cell therapy.
Dr. Golder Wilson
Dr. Golder Wilson
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