1
1

one mitochondrion mito-ico.fw many diseases

Sign up for email updates

 

 

OUR
MISSION

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
INFORMATION

OUR

STORIES

ABOUT

TEAMMITO

Are you at risk?

TAKE THE MITOTEST

Power us up

DONATE, FUNDRAISE, VOLUNTEER

Plug in

CONNECT, SHARE, JOIN

FACEBOOK 

15 hours ago

MitoCanada
Introducing our new summer intern, Marvin Yan! Marvin will be acting as our Patient Education Coordinator, helping to create new educational animations and other resources for the #MitoCommunity. We asked Marvin some fun questions so you can get to know him better. Read on!✨ What’s your educational background? I’m a biology and pharmacology co-op student at McMaster University.✨ What would you like to get out of your time with MitoCanada?I’d like to improve my video production skills while learning the science behind mitochondrial diseases, especially with how certain conditions can indirectly affect mitochondrial health. ✨ What do you think a future where all lives are powered by healthy mitochondria might look like?Mitochondria are implicated in so many conditions that strides made in mitochondrial health ultimately mean a healthier future for all. I can imagine a future where individual longevity is a guarantee and people are just as physically able at age 100 as age 20. ✨ What do you hope to contribute to MitoCanada?I hope to promote awareness and education of mitochondrial diseases. There’s a lack of easily accessible educational content and my goal is for MitoCanada to change this. ✨ What’s your favourite animal and why? Cats, hands down, but my bias may be from my family owning 6... so far.Thanks, Marvin, and welcome to the MitoCanada team! ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook

TWITTER

Introducing our new summer intern, Marvin Yan! He'll be acting as our Patient Education Coordinator, creating new educational resources for the #MitoCommunity.

We asked Marvin some questions so you can get to know him better. Check out our Facebook page to read all his answers!

The @UMDF Mitochondrial Medicine 2021 Virtual Symposium is coming up on June 24-26. This is an event you won’t want to miss! 📅

Take advantage to learn and ask your most pressing questions of #mito experts.

Registration is free for patients and families: https://www.umdf.org/event/umdf-mitochondrial-medicine-2021-virtual/

Load More...