The Mito Foundation engages in partnerships with other funding bodies in order to fund ground breaking research and medical projects. Mito Foundation Partnership Grants enable highly experienced national and international researchers and medical professionals to carry out initiatives that will effectively either improve clinical care for mitochondrial disease (mito) patients, increase the rate of diagnosis or develop treatments, prevention strategies and cures for mitochondrial disorders.

Funded Partnership Grants

Leigh Syndrome International Consortium

Partnership Grants

$300,000 AUD

01/07/2019 → 30/06/2022

The Leigh Syndrome International Consortium is a patient-driven research network that will establish global best practices of care for Leigh…

Utility of FGF21 and GDF15 as Diagnostic and Prognostic Biomarkers

Partnership Grants

$90,293 AUD

01/03/2016 → 01/10/2019

Mitochondrial respiratory chain disorders (MRCD) are a  group of disorders often causing multi-system disease. Diagnosis is often difficult and requires…

Application Eligibility

1. Research must be focused on primary mitochondrial disease.
2. All application information must be submitted.

For More information and How to Apply

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To apply, complete the form and send it to the Mito Foundation Grants Officer via

Please call (02) 8033 4113 if you have any queries.