Huntington's Advocates Celebrate New Stem Cell Research Funding

This two minute video captures the excitement of the Huntington's disease patient advocate and research community when the CIRM governing board approved the Disease Team II awards on July 26th, 2012. Among the awardees is UC Davis' Dr. Vicki Wheelock whose project team aims to use their $19 million grant to bring a stem cell-based Huntington's treatment to clinical trials.

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