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UMDF, MitoAction, Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine Statement Charlie Gard

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.   This [...]

UMDF, MitoAction, Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine Joint Statement on Charlie Gard

The plight of UK baby Charlie Gard has brought visibility of mitochondrial disease to the world. While many are unfamiliar with the disease, no one can live without mitochondria—tiny cellular powerhouses, essential for energy creation in organ systems, like brain, heart and muscles. Charlie's genetic mutation of mitochondrial deletion may be rare, but mitochondrial [...]