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Researchers identify mechanism that may lead to new therapies for strokes, brain injuries

Researchers identify mechanism that may lead to new therapies for strokes, brain injuries

Researchers develop first human model for studying the neuronal pathology of Leigh syndrome

Researchers develop first human model for studying the neuronal pathology of Leigh syndrome

Combination of therapies may benefit patients with mitochondrial respiratory chain disorders

Combination of therapies may benefit patients with mitochondrial respiratory chain disorders

Study paves the way to a potential new treatment for rare terminal childhood illness

Study paves the way to a potential new treatment for rare terminal childhood illness

Researchers identify two groups of neurons related to Leigh Syndrome

Researchers identify two groups of neurons related to Leigh Syndrome

Gene behind mitochondrial disease has more varied effects than previously thought

Gene behind mitochondrial disease has more varied effects than previously thought

Study: Mice lacking PARL protein display specific problems in the nervous system reminiscent of Leigh syndrome

Study: Mice lacking PARL protein display specific problems in the nervous system reminiscent of Leigh syndrome

Research team identifies Ashkenazi Jewish founder mutation for Leigh syndrome

Research team identifies Ashkenazi Jewish founder mutation for Leigh syndrome

Researchers highlight the need to reconsider mitochondrial replacement moratorium

Researchers highlight the need to reconsider mitochondrial replacement moratorium

Study reveals how devastating mitochondrial diseases strike families without any previous history

Study reveals how devastating mitochondrial diseases strike families without any previous history

Pioneering IVF technique offers hope to families with inheritable mitochondrial disorders

Pioneering IVF technique offers hope to families with inheritable mitochondrial disorders

Scientists identify timing of major metabolic shift in developing neurons

Scientists identify timing of major metabolic shift in developing neurons

Rapamycin drug could target neural damage linked to Leigh syndrome

Rapamycin drug could target neural damage linked to Leigh syndrome

Salk researchers move one step closer to making cures for genetic diseases a reality

Salk researchers move one step closer to making cures for genetic diseases a reality

Edison's EPI-743 receives FDA orphan drug designation for treatment of Leigh syndrome

Edison's EPI-743 receives FDA orphan drug designation for treatment of Leigh syndrome

Edison Pharmaceuticals' EPI-743 granted orphan designation for Leigh syndrome in Japan

Edison Pharmaceuticals' EPI-743 granted orphan designation for Leigh syndrome in Japan

Transgenomic to provide genetic testing services for Raptor’s clinical trial

Transgenomic to provide genetic testing services for Raptor’s clinical trial

Edison Pharmaceuticals initiates Phase 2B/3 study of EPI-743 in children with Leigh syndrome

Edison Pharmaceuticals initiates Phase 2B/3 study of EPI-743 in children with Leigh syndrome

Edison's vatiquinone receives Orphan Status for treatment of Friedreich's ataxia

Edison's vatiquinone receives Orphan Status for treatment of Friedreich's ataxia

Researchers discover new gene mutations which cause devastating mitochondrial disorders

Researchers discover new gene mutations which cause devastating mitochondrial disorders