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Mutant Huntingtin (mHTT) and Treatment of Huntington's Disease

by Georgina Cornwall, PhD
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    The lecture Mutant Huntingtin (mHTT) and Treatment of Huntington's Disease by Georgina Cornwall, PhD is from the course Aging. It contains the following chapters:

    • Mutant Huntingtin (mHTT)
    • Treatment of Huntington's Disease

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    1. mHTT causes mitochondrial dysfunction.
    2. mHTT is toxic only in the brain.
    3. mHTT does not affect the cortex of the brain.
    4. mHTT only affects neurotransmitter communication between sub-cortical neurons.
    5. mHTT blocks regular translation of genes.
    1. Tetrabenazine
    2. Levodopa
    3. Carbidopa
    4. Tetracycline
    5. Acetylcholine
    1. There is no treatment for Huntington's disease; there is only symptomatic relief through a multidisciplinary team approach.
    2. Tetrabenazine
    3. Levodopa/Carbidopa
    4. Deep Brain Stimulation
    5. Speech and occupational therapy alone

    Author of lecture Mutant Huntingtin (mHTT) and Treatment of Huntington's Disease

     Georgina Cornwall, PhD

    Georgina Cornwall, PhD


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