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    26th of January 2018

    #Give28on28 for Rare Disease Day – Learn More

    via GIPHY What is #Give28on28? The Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine launches its annual fundraising campaign #Give28on28 to mark Rare Disease Day. Our goal is to have each supporter have 28 friends donate $28 by February 28th. It’s easy to help and it’s all via social media. You can help by posting today and making posts throughout the […]

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    8th of January 2018

    Mitochondrial Organizations Launch Pilot Phase of the Mitochondrial Care Network

    Major mitochondrial disease organizations join forces to create Mitochondrial Care Network to improve standard of care for those with disease The Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine (FMM), MitoAction, the Mitochondrial Medicine Society (MMS), and the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation (UMDF) jointly unveil an revolutionary new initiative to create a Mitochondrial Care Network (Network). The priorities for […]

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    21st of December 2017

    Hope Flies® with Gratitude for the Holidays

    Hope Flies® with Gratitude for the Holidays During this holiday season, we reflect back on the year with gratitude for all of our volunteers, supporters, families and friends. Many thanks to each and every one of you for your contributions of time, energy and resources, helping us on our journey to raising awareness for mitochondrial […]

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    1st of October 2017

    Hope Was Flying on September 22nd!

    8th Annual Hope Flies Catch the Cure a Smashing Success Thank you to Hope Flies® Catch the Cure event co-chairs, Kyle Hinson and Anne Worrell and Committee Members, Caroline Chisholm, Mandi Coogle, Miller Jackson and Abby King for leading the way to another fantastic evening of friends, fun and fundraising for awareness and research for mitochondrial […]

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    18th of September 2017

    Global Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week 9/17

    SHARE THE WAYS MITOCHONDRIA MATTER THIS WEEK September 17-23 is Global Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week. Mitochondria are in every cell of our body, except red blood cells, and are tiny cellular powerhouses, essential for energy creation in organ systems, like brain, heart and muscles. Approximately 1 in 2,500 adults, teens and children are affected, making […]

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    24th of July 2017

    UMDF, MitoAction, Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine Statement Charlie Gard

    July 28, 2017. Our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Charlie Gard. Rest in peace. July 24, 2017. The thoughts and prayers of the entire mitochondrial disease community are with Charlie Gard and his mother and father, Chris Gard and Connie Yates. They have decided to withdraw their request to have little Charlie […]

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    13th of July 2017

    “Charlie Gard Case Captures Vast and Unmet Needs of People with Mitochondrial Disease..” 7/13/17

    FMM, UMDF, and MitoAction release joint Statement Coverage The Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine (FMM), United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation (UMDF), and MitoAction together issued a statement July 7 regarding the very difficult  and complicated circumstances facing the Gaud Family. The Mitochondrial Medicine Society’s article published July 13 references this statement. click the link below to read. […]

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    10th of July 2017

    Amazon Prime Day – Select FMM at Amazon Smile

    Attention Shoppers – – Amazon Prime Day is upon us, so let the deals begin! Visit Amazon Smile and chose the Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine as your charity beneficiary. When you shop Amazon throughout the year, a portion is donated back to FMM. What a great way friends can help Hope Fly. Thank you. Click here […]

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    27th of June 2017

    Moving the Dial for Pediatric Mitochondrial Disease Patients

    Dr. Leon Dure Leads Pediatric Mitochondrial Care at the University of Alabama at Birmingham The Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine (FMM) is pleased to announce that through its partnership with the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), Dr. Leon Dure is leading a new pediatric mitochondrial disease clinical care program at UAB. In addition to addressing the clinical needs of patients […]

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    23rd of June 2017

    Stealth BioTherapeutics MMPOWER-2 Press Release

      Stealth BioTherapeutics MMPOWER-2 Press Release   Stealth BioTherapeutics will present top-line data from their MMPOWER-2 Phase 2 continuation trial at the United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation (UMDF) Mitochondrial Medicine Symposium on Thursday, June 29, in Washington, DC at 8:00 a.m. EDT. In attendance will be Laura Stanley, FMM Executive Director, who will report back to […]

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