Author Archives: Ashraf Malhas, PhD

Strict Diet Control in Mouse Study Seen as Potential Huntington’s Disease Therapeutic Approach

Following a strict diet schedule helped clear away the protein responsible for Huntington’s disease in mice, according to researchers in Canada. The study, “Preventing mutant huntingtin proteolysis and intermittent fasting promote autophagy in models of Huntington disease,” was published in the journal Acta Neuropathologica Communications. The buildup of mutant huntingtin…