Comments for: Hope for Huntington’s disease: Ellsworth fundraiser set to battle incurable genetic disorder

Posted Aug. 15, 2011, at 1:24 p.m.

Nancy Patterson of Ellsworth was just about certain she had the gene mutation for Huntington’s disease. After all, her grandfather and her mother both died with the inherited neurological illness. Her own chances of developing the progressive, disabling and untreatable symptoms were 50-50. The genetic testing she agreed to, back …

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