Recommendation for mito donation in US
Mitochondrial donation has taken a step closer to reality in the USA, adding weight to the argument for change in Australia. Read more.
AMDF Services Initiatives
AMDF is committed to increasing its range of support services available to the mitochondrial disease community. Read more.
A piece released by Mitochondrial Disease News late last year has chronicled the top ten mitochondrial disease articles of 2015. Read more.
Duncan Meerding to showcase his work at European trade show
With less than 5% sight remaining, Duncan has achieved success creating unique pieces of artwork that reflect the way he experiences the world. Read more.
29 February 2016
Rare Disease Day
17 March 2016
AMDF WA Support Group
The Bloody Long Walk 2016
NDIS Upcoming Events
Listen to AMDF PhD scholar Nicole Lake being interviewed on 3RRR radio station. She discusses her current work on mitochondrial disease, specifically Leigh Syndrome. She also discusses mitochondrial donation.
Listen to world leading stem cell scientist, Professor Alan Trounson’s Radio National Breakfast interview on mitochondrial donation.
The Australian produced an article on mitochondrial donation and the push for change in Australian legislation. Read the article here.
Watch a segment on Catalyst which examines the link between mitochondria health and interval training.
Watch a segment on Channel Seven News featuring Tom Martin his mother Martine. The segment also includes interviews with Prof John Christodoulou and AMDF CEO Sean Murray.
Salk Institute scientists have developed a new technique that cuts out mutations in embryos, leaving healthy DNA intact. Read the BBC coverage.