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Latest Mitochondrial disease Stories

2013-01-29 16:47:00

Researchers at the University of Granada have produced for the first time in the world mice lacking the coenzyme Q10, a rare mitochondrial disease prevailingly affecting children.

Therapeutic Option For Women With Mutant Mitochondrial DNA
2012-12-20 07:08:59

Researchers from the Columbia University Medical Center and the New York Stem Cell Foundation have been able to create a new technique that limits inherited disorders in children.

Gene Therapy Method Could Prevent Certain Inherited Diseases
2012-10-25 05:29:18

Researchers from Oregon Health and Science University recently revealed a new gene therapy method that can successfully prevent particular inherited diseases.


Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.