who we are
The Italian League for Research on Huntington is the only Italian non-profit organization completely dedicated to research, assistance and knowledge of Huntington's Disease.
We aspire to live in a world where Huntington's Disease is no longer frightening
We strive to ensure that patients with Huntington's Disease, people at risk and their families - whether they live in Italy or abroad - have access to appropriate and innovative therapies, receive adequate clinical and psychological care and live their conditions without being subject to prejudice or discrimination.
Our overall objective is to support scientific research in the field of rare neurodegenerative diseases. As a priority, the Foundation will encourage and strengthen translational biological and clinical research on Huntington's Disease and related diseases.
Promoting studies aimed at the prevention and treatment of Huntington's Disease
Making the disease known in all its complexity and disseminate the results of research
Guaranteeing the best possible assistance to anyone who needs it
Contributing to the training of specialists and health care professionals
families assisted free of charge
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The Code of Ethics is the document that outlines the principles and values that inspire us in carrying out our activities. In addition to compliance with the law, our core value is ethics, meant as honesty and fairness towards patients, donors, members, institutions and all our stakeholders.