What does the Latest Research say about Mitochondrial Programs for Macrophage Support?

Article courtesy of Kenneth Kwok Co-President of Asian World Anti-Aging And Well-Being Association as well as the Founder and CEO of Global Citizen Capital; along with HanChung Cheng Chairman of MitoBioMed.....(Read More)

Mar 04, 2020,  World Health.Net. (E-Journal)

Parkinson's Foundation and Parkinson's UK form new partnership

Each year, Parkinson's UK, their supporters and partners invest more than £4 million into the Parkinson's Virtual Biotech to rapidly develop and test the most promising research findings with the aim of turning them into treatments.....(Read More)

Nov 12, 2019  Reviewed by James Ives, M.Psych. (Editor)

3-parent IVF could prevent illness in many children (but it’s really more like 2.002-parent IVF)

Mitochondrial donation is an assisted reproductive technology sometimes described as “three-parent IVF”. It’s designed for women at high risk of passing on faulty mitochondrial DNA and having a child with severe mitochondrial disease.....(Read More)

Nov 11, 2019 2.23pm AEDT

Mitochondria Play an Unexpected Role in Killing Bacteria

The energy-producing organelles also send out parcels with antimicrobial compounds to help destroy pathogen invaders in macrophages

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Jan 1, 2019  Katarina Zimmer 

Study shows mitochondrial DNA can be passed through fathers – what does this mean for genetics?

Some things you learn in school turn out not to be true, for example that there are just five senses or three states of matter. Now cutting-edge research has added to the list by proving the mitochondria.....(Read More)

Nov 29, 2018 2.10am AEDT

Mitochondrial Infusions Given to Babies with Heart Damage

Eleven babies have been given an experimental treatment to repair damaged heart tissue: 1 billion of their own mitochondria infused into the impaired cardiac muscle. So far, The New York Times reports.....(Read More)

Jul 10, 2018 Kerry Grens

Explainer: what are mitochondria and how did we come to have them?

We’ve probably all heard of mitochondria, and we may even remember learning in school that they are the “powerhouses of the cell” – but what does that actually mean, and how did they evolve?.....(Read More)

Sep 22, 2017 1.57pm AEST