AMDF will be hosting two symposia in Global Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week, focussing on mitochondrial donation. Read more.
Deadline extended! AMDF Awards for Excellence in Mitochondrial Research
AMDF will be presenting its first series of Awards for Excellence in Mitochondrial Research. Read more.
AMDF ambassador Pat Cummins has been called up to join the Australia Ashes squad and ready to swing back in action! Best of luck Pat! AMDF Team
Leigh Syndrome Patient Registry Launched
The UT Mitochondrial Center of Excellence has just announced an international patient registry for patients with Leigh Syndrome.Read more.
BREAKING: Treatment for Mitochondrial Disease
World first treatment for LHON announced. Read more.
National Series – entries open!
20 – 26 September 2015
22 September 2015
Mitochondrial Donation Symposium – Sydney
23 September 2015
AMDF Awards Night
24 September 2015
Mitochondrial Donation Symposium – Melbourne
29 – 30 January 2016
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.
Listen in to ABC Radio National’s Life Matters program this morning where host Natasha Mitchell interviews a panel of Australian experts about mitochondrial donation IVF technique.
Watch a segment on Channel Seven News featuring mitochondrial disease (mito), in a story on The Garvan Institute’s new gene sequencing.