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In Huntington's disease, traffic jams in the cell's control center kill brain cells


May 4, 2017

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Working with mouse, fly and human cells and tissue, Johns Hopkins University researchers report new evidence that disruptions in the movement of cellular materials in and out of a cell's control center--the nucleus--appear to be a direct cause of brain cell death in Huntington's disease, an inherited adult neurodegenerative disorder.Full Story

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