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BBC accompanies Nancy Wexler to Venezuela

A BBC story and video from Aug 2010.

Venezuelan village key in search for Huntington’s cure.

The village of Barranquitas in Venezuela has the highest concentration of Huntington’s disease, a devastating brain condition, in the world. The BBC’s Will Grant accompanies a US scientist there as she continues her life’s work to find a cure.

story:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-10952800

video:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D6LbkTW8fDU&NR=1

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