Mito in the News


An Inside Look at the Cell Factory: Nutrients and Cell Health

NUTRITION AND MITOCHONDRIA: Edited by Kate Findley, The Great Courses Daily What nutrients are needed to keep our cells healthy? What do these nutrients actually do inside our body?...


Design Therapeutics Launches with $45M to Advance Therapy Candidates for FA and Other Disorders

FRIEDRICH’S ATAXIA NEWS: Design Therapeutics has launched with $45 million in funding to advance its lead candidate for the treatment of Friedreich’s ataxia into clinical development, and support programs...


If you are at higher risk

BASIC QUESTIONS ANSWERED FOR CONCERNS ABOUT COVID BY HARVARD HEALTH: How to reduce risk of infection and what to do if you get sick If you are at increased...


Ultrasound May Help Assess Diaphragm Dysfunction in LOPD Patients

NEWS FOR LATE-ONSET POMPE DISEASE PATIENTS: Ultrasound could help evaluate diaphragm and respiratory function in people with late-onset Pompe disease (LOPD), a study suggests. The study, “ Ultrasound assessment...


Information About COVID-19 for Mitochondrial Disease Patients

COVID-19 , short for coronavirus disease 2019, is an infection caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) . SARS-CoV-2 is a newly identified pathogen that has not...


Team supercharged cells with mitochondrial transplantation

Researchers at the University of California, Irvine have shown that they can give cells a short-term boost of energy through mitochondrial transplantation. The team’s study, published today in the...


Inherited Metabolic Disorders Market Dynamic Business Environment during 2017 – 2025

INFORMATIVE ARTICLE WITH A BROAD OVERVIEW PERSPECTIVE: Global Inherited Metabolic Disorders (IMD) Market: Snapshot Inherited metabolic disorders (IMD), as the name suggests, are genetic conditions resulting in metabolism issues....


Link Between Gene and Exercise Capacity

MITOCHONDRIAL FUNCTION AFFECTED: Credit: Jonathan Borba on Unsplash. In a study published in The New England Journal of Medicine , a team including researchers from King’s has found a...


Bishop’s Stortford family launches £10k appeal to fund therapy for three-year-old Theo

YOUNG THEO HAS LEIGH’S, LILY FOUNDATION HAS HELPED: A series of viral infections have devastated the development of a three-year-old Bishop’s Stortford boy with a genetic disease. Now the...


Bench Press for March 20, 2020

SEE SECOND SECTION FOR MITOCHONDRIAL CONNECTION: Heparan sulfate DAMPens acetaminophen toxicity Researchers at the University at Buffalo and the University of North Carolina have developed an improved antidote for...