Edison EP1-732 Fast Tracked

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted drug EP1-743 Fast Track designation. This drug is being developed for the treatment of both... Read more...


EdisonMito Link to Gulf War Illness

Researchers in the US have shown that veterans suffering Gulf War illness have bioenergetic defects due to dysfunction of mitochondria... Read more...


Stay in Bed Day Stay in Bed Day

Stay in Bed Day is less than three months away! How will you participate? Read more...


AMDF Helpline Coordinator Awarded

Dr Karen Crawley (pictured with her family) has been awarded the Cronulla Electorate Community Award... Read more...


The Bloody Long WalkGathering Speed

Bloody Long Walk 2013 sponsor, Joe’s Garage Gym, has confirmed its support for mito again.  Read more...



Team MitoTeam Mito

Are you already planning to participate in a running/ walking/ swimming/riding or combination event?   Read more...




2014: AMDF 5 Year Anniversary!




AMDF Footy Tips 2014

Enter Australia's easiest footy tipping competition and have a bit of fun while raising much needed funds to help cure mito. You could win up to $5,000! ENTER NOW!




4 May 2014

High Tea - Brisbane


Mito Information Day

31 May 2014

Mito Information Day - Brisbane


4-7 June 2014

Mitochondrial Medicine 2014 (UMDF Conference) - USA




15-19 June 2014

Euromit 2014 - Finland



29 June 2014
Stay in Bed Day









Why muscles make good medicine

If you still see exercise as an optional extra, not a health essential, science is finding more reasons to change your mind.  Read article…


Sharing Ari’s Story in QLD Parliament

Watch to MP Robert Cavallucci share Ari’s story and raise awareness of mito and AMDF in his member’s statement in Queensland Parliament. (MP Cavallucci may appear at beginning or 13 minutes into broadcast.)  Watch...…


Mito What?

An interesting look at how mito affects children and adults, including personal stories and comments from experts.  Read article...…


Gene Therapy: Ingenious

Exciting research brings gene therapy a step closer to reality, reports The Economist.  Read article…



TV's Home and Away shines spotlight on mito


Home and Away stars Kate Ritchie and Piper Morrissey shine spotlight on mito


In a huge awareness raising boost for mito, Home and Away stars Kate Ritchie and Piper Morrisey play mother and daughter in a story highlighting the plight of many touched by mito. Read more...


Karen Crawley interview with Dr. John D'Arcy This time Dr Karen Crawley is talking about mitochondrial disease and how the disease affects two of her children.