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We are looking for volunteers with the Huntington’s disease (HD) gene to participate in a drug treatment study. The purpose of the study is to analyze how effective melatonin works at improving sleep quality in people with the HD gene.

Location: 
UTHealth Neurosciences Movement Disorders and Neurodegenerative Diseases Clinic
6410 Fannin St, Suite 1014 Houston, TX 77030

Phone: 713-486-7496

Time:
9 weeks with 3 study visits and 2 phone interviews

Are you Eligible:
  • Verified HD mutation carriers 18-75 years old
  • Patients who report sleep disturbance
  • No change of medication during last 60 days
  • Must be able to consent
  • Must be able to make an informed decision
  • Not pregnant or nursing
Email: 
Natalia.pessoarocha@uth.tmc.edu
Erin.E.Furr@uth.tmc.edu