There have been questions posed to UMDF regarding recommendations about people with
mitochondrial disease receiving one of the COVID-19 vaccines in development. As of this date,
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Celebrations this holiday season will be very different for the Villaseñor family. As parents of a child with mitochondrial disease, Faustino ‘Tino’ and Kristin Villaseñor will share the joy and warmth of the season with family and friends, but they will visit online or safely separated by their living room window.
It’s possible that Kristi Dellinger has mitochondrial disease – she’s just not sure.
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Our Energy for Life Walkathons have gone virtual. We are proud to welcome these amazing teams who have registered and are fundraising to help us fund our mission.
Andy Marks is a skier, a boxer and a bowler. He also enjoys movies, plays backgammon and is a stand-up comedian. His activities don’t seem too far out of the norm for a 31 year old. The difference is that Andy is blind. Andy is living with Leber’s hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON).
“Nina faces challenges every day. I wanted to honor Nina by pushing myself with something I love to do and the things she can’t.”