Dr Ed Wild with Jenni Murray and HD family member Susan Fletcher, talk about Huntington’s disease on Woman’s Hour. Broadcast 15th July 2016.
Dr Ed Wild of UCL Huntington’s Disease Centre (Institute of Neurology) delivers an update on Ionis Pharmaceuticals 443139-CS1 trial, testing HTTRx, a huntingtin-lowering antisense oligonucleotide or ‘gene silencing’ drug in Huntington’s disease patients.
Dr Ed Wild and Dr Jeff Carroll present a live recording of their 2016 research update at the 2016 Huntington’s Disease Society of America Convention in Baltimore, entitled “The Best Time to Plant a Tree”, including updates on the Teva Pride-HD and Legato studies, Pfizer’s Amaryllis study, and Ionis Pharmaceuticals’ HTTRx ‘gene silencing’ trial.
Someone’s made me a wikipedia page and I’m happy to confirm here that my date of birth is 17th December 1978.
Ed Wild talks at the 2015 CHDI Huntington’s Disease Therapeutics Conference in Palm Springs. Video by Ken Serbin / Gene Veritas.
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Huntington disease: natural history, biomarkers and prospects for therapeutics. Nat Rev Neurol. 2014 Apr;10(4):204-16. PMID: 24614516.
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Targets for future clinical trials in Huntington’s disease: What’s in the pipeline? Mov Disord. 2014 Sep 15;29(11):1434-45. PMID: 25155142.
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Dr Ed Wild, of UCL Institute of Neurology and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, talks about his Huntington’s disease research. Recorded at the Leonard Wolfson Experimental Neurology Facility.
Because of an administrative delay in getting this review article available as open access, here is the PDF:
Dr Ed Wild and Dr Jeff Carroll talk about what’s new in Huntington’s disease research and why there is hope for tomorrow. Recorded live at the Huntington’s Disease Society of America Annual Convention 2014 in Louisville, Kentucky.