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Monthly Mito Expert Series

by GingerD
Students write book to raise awareness

Mighty Mito is not fun.Mighty Mito does not get things done.I can’t always play.I have to stay,even on the finest day.Some days are fun,when I have the energy to run.Some days are sad,when I just feel really bad.Even though I sometimes cannot run,

Sep 12, 2017 Comments: 0
by GingerD
Join us on Friday, Sept. 22 at Noon EST/9 a.m.
Aug 21, 2017 Comments: 0
by GingerD
Please join MitoAction, Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine, and UMDF for a special presentation by Stealth BioTherapeutics on Friday, Aug. 11, 2017 at 12 p.m.
Aug 02, 2017 Comments: 0
by GingerD

Health and family issues kept Sheridan Johnston from attending the last few MitoAction Energy Walks but this year a healthier Sheridan is rarin’ to go!

Sheridan is thrilled to feel that walk “vibe” again. “There are no words to describe what it feels like to be a patient on that day,” she said. “There’s some sort of freedom on that day … being around people like me. There’s a camaraderie that’s instantly felt. We build each other up.”

Aug 02, 2017 Comments: 0
by admin

Woburn, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)—Courtagen Life Sciences Inc. announced today that the company will be shifting the core focus of its business to medicinal cannabis genetics and testing. As the company reorients its business to respond to the growing opportunities in the medicinal cannabis industry, the company has made the decision to wind down its diagnostic neurology testing division.

Jul 24, 2017 Comments: 0
by admin

The thoughts and prayers of the entire mitochondrial disease community are with Charlie Gard and his mother and father, Chris Gard and Connie Yates.  They have decided to withdraw their request to have little Charlie treated with an experimental therapy.  Medical experts have told the family it would not be effective for him.

Jul 24, 2017 Comments: 0
by admin
MitoAction, the Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine and UMDF have jointly authored an editorial that was sent to major newspaper outlets across the United States.
Jul 11, 2017 Comments: 0
by GingerD
Update from BioElectronJoin us on Friday, June 23 at Noon EST/9 a.m.
Jun 09, 2017 Comments: 0
by GingerD
Join us on Friday, April 21 at Noon EST/9 a.m. PST as Dr. Michio Hirano, Chief of the Neuromuscular Division at Columbia University Medical Center, and Kris Engelstad MS CGC, a board-certified genetic counselor and program coordinator at Columbia University Medical Center, discuss Mitochondrial Replacement Therapy.

Learn more about MRT, also known in the media as three-person babies.

Topics of discussion include:

Apr 16, 2017 Comments: 0

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