Meet Ignacio - a CRL interview

Meet Ignacio - a CRL interview

Meet our second disruptor Ignacio Muñoz-Sanjuán. Find out how Ignacio’s work is enabling organizations to develop novel therapies for Huntington’s disease. Through his drug discovery work at CHDI Foundation, a nonprofit organization, Ignacio fuels his motivation to uncover potential treatments and an eventual cure for this crippling transgenerational disease by…
O combate a Doença de Huntington, a partir de Todos os Ângulos

O combate a Doença de Huntington, a partir de Todos os Ângulos

One Scientist’s Journey to Change the Status Quo Even with the strides in research that scientists have made in the last few decades, the innerworkings of the brain remain a mystery. Neurological diseases like Huntington’s, Parkinson’s,and Alzheimer’s are just three out of many potentially devastating diagnoses clinicians havethe difficult task…
Novo podcast do CRL descreve Fator-H

Novo podcast do CRL descreve Fator-H

A few weeks ago, the scientific organization Charles River Laboratories (CRL) did a series on ‘inspiring scientists’ that showcase their work. Our President, Ignacio Muñoz (nacho) was featured in a documentary and a podcast. The podcast is now out. In it, Nacho is interviewed about his scientific work and the…
Doença de Huntington: o papa passos para ajudar a aumentar a conscientização

Doença de Huntington: o papa passos para ajudar a aumentar a conscientização

It was with the pomp and intrigue of a Dan Brown novel that earlier this month Pope Francis made his way into the Aula Paolo VI audience hall, a room the size of an aeroplane hangar in Vatican City. Flanked by the flamboyant Swiss Guard and dark-suited men muttering into…

El papa consuela um enfermos de Huntington

El papa francisco recibió en una audiencia especial de um unos quinientos enfermos de Huntington acompañados de sus familias y benefactores. Según especialistas, esta doença que não tem cura tiene prefeita incidencia en América Latina. Por Natalia Mendoza, CNN Español Publicado a las 15:45 ET (19:45 GMT) 23 de mayo, 2017 VER NOTICIA
Apoiar as comunidades envolvidas na doença de estudos

Apoiar as comunidades envolvidas na doença de estudos

Lack of continued help for poor families involved in Huntington’s-disease research has sown resentment and mistrust, says Ignacio Muñoz-Sanjuan. By Ignacio Muñoz-Sanjuan After decades of research, a genetic therapy for Huntington’s disease is being tested in clinical trials. Sponsored by Swiss pharmaceutical firm Roche and US-based Ionis Pharmaceuticals, this trial…
El Papa recibió a la chica argentina que sufre uma rara doença mortal

El Papa recibió a la chica argentina que sufre uma rara doença mortal

El Papa consoló a cientos de enfermos del mal de Huntington, una enfermedad genética mortal difundida sobre todo en la América Latina, animándolos a “no sentirse una carga” y lamentando el “aislamiento y abandono” que sufren. Entre ellos se encontraba Brenda, una adolescente argentina de 15 años y el cantante…
Nacho speaks about Factor-H at HSG conference 2020 - Insights of the Year

Nacho speaks about Factor-H at HSG conference 2020 - Insights of the Year

On November 30th, Nacho spoke about the mission, vision, and goals of Factor-H at the 2020 conference of the Huntington Study Group (HSG), a well-known and leading clinical research organization. Nacho spoke as the Insights of the Year speaker. The conference is about 35’ long and contains some videos, followed…
Artigo por Fator-H, em Huntington Grupo de Estudo Percepções da revista

Artigo por Fator-H, em Huntington Grupo de Estudo Percepções da revista

The Huntington Study Group (HSG) is a USA-based non-profit organization dedicated to the development of therapies for HD, largely by promoting professional education and conducting clinical trials for HD. The Insights magazine is HSG journal where updates and special features are communicated, in all areas of relevance to the mission…
Claudia Perandones: la investigadora que não tinha ni para los libros y hoy apuesta um vencer al coronavírus

Claudia Perandones: la investigadora que não tinha ni para los libros y hoy apuesta um vencer al coronavírus

Con mucho esfuerzo personal y familiar, se recibió de médica con diploma de honor, hizo una gran carrera como genetista y coordina los equipos del ANLIS Malbrán responsables de los testeos y de decodificar el genoma del virus. La causa del Huntington, el Papa y los amigos de Hollywood. Adriana…
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