Researchers find that cells have the tools to cure Huntington’s and ALS — they just fail to use them — ScienceDaily

Via Peters

Huntington’s, Alzheimer’s, ALS, and multiple other neurodegenerative diseases share a commonality: they are all characterized by proteins (different ones for each disease) aggregating in neurons within the brain and nervous system. Now, Technion scientists have found that the cells have the mechanisms to clear those aggregates — they just fail […]

Annexon Biosciences Reports Promising Interim Phase 2 Data Showing Improvement in Clinical Measures with ANX005 in Huntington’s Disease Following Six-Month Treatment

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ANX005 Has Been Generally Well-Tolerated and Has Shown Full Target Engagement of C1q in the CSF Improvements in Clinical Outcome Measures Observed in Greater than 50% of All Evaluable Patients and 75% of Evaluable Patients with Excess Baseline Complement Activity NfL Levels Remained Consistent and Were Comparable to Published Natural […]