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Researchers produce first physiotherapy guidance for Huntington’s disease

28 February 2020

New global guidelines welcomed by patients and clinicians

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Royal Society Pairing Scheme MP visit

11 June 2019

Kevin Brennan MP experienced a day in the life of a Cardiff University researcher, as part of the Royal Society’s pairing scheme for scientists and MPs.

Emma Yhnell

Cardiff University scientist visits politicians in Westminster

29 November 2018

From Lab Bench to Backbench

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Charles Darwin Award Lecture

25 June 2018

Dr Emma Yhnell chosen for Charles Darwin Award Lecture

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Landmark research in Huntington’s disease

9 January 2018

A major step forward has been made in the quest to find a therapy for Huntington’s disease.

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Clinical trial is the first of its kind

19 December 2017

The initial trial successfully recruited 46 participants, with early results being described as 'the biggest breakthrough in neurodegenerative diseases for 50 years'.

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Working towards stem cell therapies in Huntington’s disease

4 August 2017

Repair-HD presents a public event on use of stem cells as a therapy for Huntington’s disease.

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Research Fellow nominated as a Rising Star

26 May 2017

Womenspire awards scheme shortlists Research Fellow for engagement work and research into Huntington's disease.