Latest Mitochondrial disease Stories
MELBOURNE, Fla., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a study published in Molecular Psychiatry by Dr. Daniel Rossignol (International Child Development Resource Center, Melbourne FL, Aid for Autism) and Dr.
Medical researchers who crave a means of exploring the genetic culprits behind a host of neuromuscular disorders may have just had their wish granted by a team working at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), where scientists have performed surgery on single cells to extract and examine their mitochondria.
MEDomics is seeing acceptance of its clinical tests for mitochondrial disease among the mitochondrial disease community. Azusa, CA (PRWEB) December 17, 2010 MEDomics provides NextGen sequence-based DNA diagnostic testing to enable personalized medicine in the genomics era and is transforming diagnostic testing for mitochondrial diseases.
Children with autism are much more likely to have deficits in their ability to produce cellular energy than typically developing children.
Autistic children are more likely to have trouble producing cellular energy due to mitochondrial DNA abnormalities than their typically developing counterparts.
--Studying the Cells' Power Plants, a Major Factor in Life Functions-- PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Douglas C.
Finds that cells without mitochondrial fusion have less mtDNA, more mutations in their mtDNA, and less ability to tolerate those mutations.
Embryos containing genetic material from a man and two women have been produced in a project that researchers are hailing as a â€œray of hopeâ€ for thousands of families troubled by rare genetic diseases that can lead to heart failure, blindness, diabetes and even infant mortality.
OMAHA, Neb., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Transgenomic, Inc.
Soon you could be genetically screened for mitochondrial disorders quickly and comprehensively.
- a slit in a tire to drain away surface water and improve traction.