Columbia University Medical Center
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital The University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell
Research to Save Lives
March 2, 2014 - March 3, 2014

Every year, thousands of women give birth to children who will die as infants or young adults because of severe mitochondrial diseases. The procedure of mitochondrial transfer holds much promise of enabling these women to have healthy babies and removes the risk of disease in these children’s future offspring.

Read more:  http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/03/opinion/research-to-save-lives.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss&_r=0

 

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