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Antiapoptotic agents (e.g., caspase inhibitors), anti-inflammatory agents (e.g., minocycline 87), bioenergetic enhancers/antioxidants (e.g., creatine, coenzyme Q, lipoic acid, dicholoroacetate, cystamine), excitotoxic anatgonists (e.g., riluzole 88, remacemide 89), histone deacetylase inhibitors (sodium butyrate and suberoylanilide hydroxamic acid), and transcriptional inhibitors (e.g., mithramycin 90) have all been examined in the R6/2 mouse model of HD and have shown some benefit.84 Some of these agents have been advanced to clinical trials (Table 2). Aggregation inhibitors are also a target.85

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