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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News

Mito Donation: Hope for Families with Mito

This week marked a very important milestone towards legalising mitochondrial donation. On Wednesday 24 March, Health Minister Greg Hunt introduced the Mitochondrial Donation Law Reform (Maeve’s Law) Bill 2021 to Parliament.

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COVID-19 vaccine: Important update for people impacted by mito

People impacted by mito and their families have many questions about the new COVID-19 vaccine including whether to take it, the potential risks and benefits and whether people with mito…

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Mitochondrial donation: Have your say on the proposed introduction

A consultation paper has been released outlining the government’s proposed two stage approach to introducing mitochondrial donation into Australia. The consultation paper describes measures aligned with those implemented in the…

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Mito Connect Call – NDIS Q&A

Join us for a dedicated NDIS Q&A Mito Connect Call with Tammy…

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Adelaide Mito Information Day 2021

For more information about the Adelaide Mito Information Day, including who is…

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Digital Victoria Mito Meet-up – May 2021

Get to know one of your hosts: Matthew Barker I am a…

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Digital New South Wales and Queensland Mito Meet-up – May 2021

Get to know your host: Melinda Macaulay and Rebecca Patterson Mel showed…

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