10 Mar 2023
Film about HD with Åsa Petersén
9 Jan 2023
Åsa Petersén elected member of the executive committee for the European Huntington Disease Network (EHDN)
1 Dec 2022
Research grant from Swedish Research Council
8 Aug 2022
Research grant from Swedish Brain Foundation
17 May 2022
About Huntington Disease on Swedish radio
15 Nov 2021
Petersén gave a talk at the annual SWEMODIS meeting
21 Oct 2021
Petersén gives talks at conference for young people with HD
13 Oct 2021
Petersén and Gabery give talks about research at the National Huntington Meeting October 13, 202
30 Aug 2021
Important paper on Huntington disease by Gabery et al in Acta Neuropathologica 2021
15 Apr 2021
New publication on ALS by TNU and Australian collaborators
TNU:s study on ALS together with Australian collaborators on Lund university's top news today.
8 Jan 2021
Research on early HD symptoms can lead to new treatment strategies
Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation appointed Åsa Petersén Wallenberg Clinical Scholar in 2020. An article on Åsa's research is now published on the foundation's website.
5 Nov 2020
Petersén gives several talks on HD
Åsa Petersén will give several talks on HD and genetic testing at HD Education Day on November 26.
4 Nov 2020
Portrait of Åsa Petersén in "Vetenskap &Hälsa”
Read about Åsa Petersén and her research at the website "Vetenskap & Hälsa" (”Science and Health”).
30 Sep 2020
Talks and virtual lab tour at Swedish National HD Meeting
On September 24, the Swedish National Huntington Meeting took place, hosted by the patients' organization RHS.
21 Sep 2020
Kick-off for TNU at the Old Bishop’s House, September 15, 2020
Members in the research group TNU had a joint Kick-off meeting with the collaborating research group BRAINS (i.e. TRAINS) at the Old Bishop’s House, September 15, 2020. Research up...
16 Jun 2020
New grant from the Swedish Brain Foundation
A grant from The Swedish Brain Foundation (Hjärnfonden) of 600 000 SEK for 2020-2021 was awarded to Åsa and Sanaz as main and co-applicants for the project "The role of hypothalami...
23 Mar 2020
Åsa Petersén appointed Wallenberg Clinical Scholar
Åsa Petersén is appointed Wallenberg Clinical Scholar and receives a research grant of 15 million SEK over five years.
19 Nov 2019
The Huntington Center welcomes HD researchers and clinicians in the Nordic countries to a one-day Nordic Huntington Disease Research Meeting in Lund Nov 26, 2019
The 2nd Nordic HD Research Meeting will take place on Tuesday November 26, 2019 in the Belfrage hall at D15 of the Biomedical Center (BMC), Klinikgatan 32, in Lund, Sweden. It is o...
8 Nov 2019
Article on HD in the magazine Vetenskap & Hälsa
The latest issue of the Swedish magazine Vetenskap & Hälsa (Science & Health) includes an article on HD, about depression and apathy, which is frequent with HD patients.
16 Oct 2019
The Role of Hypothalamic Pathology for Non-Motor Features of Huntington's Disease