A patient with Huntington’s disease and long-surviving fetal neural transplants that developed mass lesions

Abstract

Transplantation of human fetal neural tissue into adult neostriatum is an experimental therapy for Huntington’s disease (HD). Here we describe a patient with HD who received ten intrastriatal human fetal neural transplants and, at one site, an autologous sural nerve co-graft. Although initially clinically stable, she developed worsening asymmetric upper… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00401-008-0465-0

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