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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Patient Pathways Program – Sian’s Story

Last November, Sian Cave reached out to the Mito Foundation Patient Pathways Program after receiving a confirmed diagnosis of MELAS (Mitochondrial Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis, and Stroke-like episodes). Michele, the foundation’s…

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Thank you Glen Watts

Glen Watts, thank you for your commitment.   After six years of valuable contribution, Glen Watts has resigned from The Mito Foundation Board of Directors. When Glen first joined in…

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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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UPCOMING EVENTS

Digital Victoria Mito Meet-up – May 2021

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

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Melbourne Mito Information Day 2021

We hope you can join us online for the Mito Information Day…

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Digital South Australia Mito Meet-up – May 2021

The Digital Mito Meet-ups are led by mito community members and offer…

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Perth Mito Information Day 2021

If you live outside of Perth or cannot attend in person, you…

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