NHMRC Funding Brings Us Closer to Treatments
A grant from the NHMRC of $431,000 will bring us closer to developing new drugs to treat mitochondrial disease (mito). Read more.
AMDF Awards 2017
Award recipients for this year’s AMDF Awards have been announced. Read more.
Patient Standards of Care
International standards of care have been established for patients with primary mitochondrial disease. Read more.
AMDF Biennial Services Survey Results
The results from the 2017 AMDF Services Survey are now available. Read more.
Mito Warrior Mobile Game
Mito Warrior is an outer space adventure game develop by Stealth BT to teach people about mitochondria and mitochondrial disease. Read more.
The Bloody Long Walk Sydney North
12 November 2017
Brisbane Mito Information Day/Support Group
25 November 2017
Sydney Mito Information Day/Support Group
30 November 2017
December Mito Connect Call
7 December 2017
Melbourne Paediatric Mito Information Day/Support Group
9 December 2017
Media release on AMDF’s Global Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week initiatives
Read a media release on AMDF’s Awareness Week 2017 events, including Light Up for Mito and Stay in Bed Day.
Media release on research into mitochondrial disease diagnosis
Read a media release on a new genetic testing approach that could improve diagnosis for mitochondrial disease.
INSPIRE article on genomic sequencing
Read an article published in Research Australia’s INSPIRE magazine that discusses why pursuing a diagnosis of mitochondrial disease is important, and how genomic sequencing can improve diagnoses in Australia.