INSIGHTS Public Lecture: From test tube to clinic - the story of mitochondrial donation and other tales at Newcastle University

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Professor Sir Doug Turnbull, Newcastle University

Mitochondria are the powerhouses of human cells and essential to human life. In this lecture, Professor Sir Doug Turnbull will explain the importance of mitochondria for human health and how mitochondria go wrong in disease and ageing. He will also highlight the remarkable story of mitochondrial donation, a way of preventing the transmission of mitochondrial abnormalities from mother to child.

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Season (10 Mar 2020)
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Tuesday17:3018:45

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