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Xenazine (tetrabenazine) is a medicine that Lundbeck Pharmaceuticals developed to treat one of the symptoms of Huntington’s disease known as chorea. Chorea refers to the involuntary and uncontrollable dance-like ... Read more

Genetic Testing and Counseling

Huntington’s disease is an inherited neurodegenerative disorder that’s caused by a mutation in a gene called huntingtin (HTT). This gene contains a stretch of DNA that’s composed of repeats of ... Read more

RNAi Therapies

Gene silencing by RNA interference (RNAi) is a therapeutic approach for the treatment of Huntington’s disease that is currently in development. The goal of this strategy is to reduce ... Read more

Treatments for Huntington’s disease

Huntington’s disease is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder, caused by inheritable mutations in the huntingtin (HTT) gene. The mutation produces a toxic form of the HTT protein that aggregates in ... Read more

Seroquel (Quetiapine)

Seroquel (quetiapine) is an antipsychotic medication marketed by AstraZeneca for the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. It is also used along with antidepressants to treat depression. In Huntington’s ... Read more

Abilify (Aripiprazole)

Abilify (aripiprazole) is an antipsychotic medication manufactured by Otsuka and Bristol-Myers Squibb. It is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia. It ... Read more

Zyprexa (Olanzapine)

Zyprexa (olanzapine) is an antipsychotic medication, manufactured by Eli Lilly, and approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat schizophrenia, depression, and bipolar disorder. It may be ... Read more


VY-HTT01 is an investigational therapy to treat Huntington’s disease, being developed by Voyager Therapeutics, in collaboration with Sanofi-Genzyme and the CHDI Foundation. How VY-HTT01 works Huntington’s disease is a neurodegenerative disorder, caused ... Read more