Neurogenetic conditions refer to genetic disorders that affect the brain and nerves. These conditions can result in a variety of different problems such as seizures, abnormal movements, cognitive deficits, weakness, numbness, gait and balance problems, and numbness.
There are several research studies being conducted through the University of Alberta in the area of neurogenetics.
We are currently recruiting for two studies on HD:
We are also recruiting for a study on the Diagnosis and Genetic Causes of Hereditary Spastic Paraparesis. We encourage patients to ask us what opportunities might be available to them.