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Clinical trials: your questions answered

A resource for people with Huntington’s disease, their families and carers

To develop better treatments for diseases, we need well-run, reliable clinical trials. So it’s vital that the most important people involved – the potential participants – are well informed about what clinical trials are, and how and why they are run. This is especially true in Huntington’s disease, where research is increasing.

This leaflet has been produced by Roche, in consultation with Huntington’s disease organisations, to provide basic information on clinical trials of medicines.

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