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Locations - Switzerland - Study Site Zurich -
Welcome new study site Zurich to the European HD Network.

A description of the site and public contacts details will appear soon.

Adresse

UniversitätsSpital Zürich
Klinik für Neurologie
Frauenklinikstrasse 91
8091 Zürich
Schweiz
Telefon +41 (0)44 255 11 11

Study site description

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The study site is part of the Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Research Interest in HD

  • Exercise effects on muscle structure and metabolism, cardiovascular and musculoskeletal function in HD
    Exercise effects on gene expression in HD
    Ecercise effects on motor symptoms, cognitive symptoms and osteoporosis in HD Phenotype, pathology and genotype of Hntington Disease-like disorders, in particular McLeod neuroacanthocytosis syndrom
 

Facilities

  • Neurogenetics
    Neuropsychology
    Physiotherapy
    Ergotherapy

Collaborations

Institute of Sports physiology, ETH and University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Institute of Humane Genetics, Childrens University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
Institute of clinical Chemistry, University Hospital Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Insitute of Physiology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Participation in Studies

Registry
Exercise effects in Huntington disease

Staff

Neurologists:
Prof. Dr. H.H. Jung
Dr. J. Petersen
Sport Physiologists:
Dr. Marco Toigo
Dr. Sebastian Frese