Six new human embryonic stem cell lines derived at the University of Michigan have just been placed on the National Institutes of Health’s registry, making the cells available for federally funded research.
Researchers from South Korea, Sweden, and the United States have collaborated on a project to restore neuron function to parts of the brain damaged by Huntington’s disease by successfully transplanting HD-induced pluripotent stem cells into animal models.
“I have not done any of the things they’re accusing me of,” said Petkov, who’s been called ‘The Devil of Detroit Street.’
The Downriver girl who attracted worldwide attention for a neighbor’s taunting during her battle with Huntington’s Disease has died.
More trouble for a Trenton woman who used Facebook to bully a girl with Huntington’s disease, a fatal brain disorder.