The Huntington Study Group HSG was formed in April, 1993 under the
guidance of Ira Shoulson, MD, of the Unversity of Rochester. Currently
thr HSG includes over 60 University and free standing clinics involved
in clinical research and several University based laboratories engaged
in basic science research into the cause and possible treatments for Huntington's
A new group has been formed by Psychiatrist in the United Kingdom to
perform research and to provide care for people with Huntington's Disease.
They can be found at http://www.huntingtons.org.uk
The HSG is not the only site or sponsor of research studies
into Huntington's disease. If you are interested in participating in research,
please contact a local or national support group.
who should be able to get you into contact with one of the HSG sites or
into contact with.
Return to the introduction page of Caring for
People with Huntington's Disease
This home page is supported by the Department
of Neurology at the Kansas University Medical Center and by the Huntington's
disease support groups.
Suggestions and comments are welcome. Please mail them to me at: Dubinsky@kuhub.cc.ukans.edu