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The UCL Huntington’s Disease Centre opens

7 March 2017

Prof Arthur and Amanda Staveley open new HD centre

The new UCL Huntington’s Disease Centre at UCL Institute of Neurology was officially opened on Wednesday 1st March 2017, by UCL President and Provost Professor Michael Arthur and Huntington’s Disease family member Amanda Staveley.

Directed by Professor Sarah Tabrizi FMedSci and co-directed by Professor Gill Bates FRS, and bringing together expertise from many disciplines, the Centre is uniquely placed worldwide to translate mechanistic insights into first-in-human studies in HD.


Photo credit: Kirsten Holst