Mito Foundation supports people affected by mitochondrial disease (mito), funds essential research into the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cures of mitochondrial disorders, and increases awareness and education about this devastating disease.

Mito Patients and Carers

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Access services and information for diagnosed and undiagnosed mito patients and carers.

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Get Involved in Fundraising

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Help raise vital funds to support the mito community and help find a cure.

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Clinicians and Researchers

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Medical information about mitochondrial disease, as well as research initiatives.

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Care Standards For Mito – Update

The Australian Patient Care Standards are an important resource to guide health professionals to improve the care they provide for people impacted by mitchondrial disease (mito). The standards have been adapted for Australia based on the standards published by the Mitochondrial Medicine Society. Mito Foundation will work with mito specialists to raise awareness of the standards and use these as the basis to improve health care for the mito community.

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Mito Foundation supports Medicare funding for reproductive genetic carrier screening

Mito Foundation supports Medicare funding for reproductive genetic carrier screening. If funded by Medicare, this reproductive genetic carrier screening will allow more Australian families to know if their future children…

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Study recommends improvements to mito specialist health services

Study’s recommendations for improvements to mito specialist health services Mitochondrial disease (mito) specialist services play a key role in diagnosing mito and formulating management plans for people impacted by mito….

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Adelaide Mito Information Day 2022

If you are interested in attending the Adelaide Mito Information Day in…

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Digital Parents’ Mito Meet-up – August 2022

Welcome to this dedicated mito parents’ meet-up, where you’ll join mito community…

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Wellbeing Connect Call: Balancing health & the demands of life

Shelley Beverley (Psychologist and mito community member) will lead the August Wellbeing…

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Connect Call: Improving Diabetes Care

We invite you to join this interactive Mito Connect Call that will…

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