Monthly Archives: August 2013

Feinstein Institute Researchers Discover New Way to Track Huntington’s Disease Progression Using PET Scans


Manhasset, NY – Investigators at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research have discovered a new way to measure the progression of Huntington’s disease, using positron emission tomography (PET) to scan the brains of carriers of the gene. The findings are published in the September issue of The Journal of Clinical Investigation. Huntington’s disease causes the progressive breakdown of… read more

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