Thank you for participating in the #give28on28 campaign for Rare Disease Day in support of the Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine. You are helping raise awareness for the Rare Disease Community and bringing attention to mitochondrial disease. This disease affects 1 in 2,500 Americans and mitochondrial malfunction is often cited as a root cause of Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, Autism, ALS and other diseases.
Please visit FMM Facebook & twitter pages to post that you are part of the #give28on28 Rare Disease 2017 movement. Thank you!
The Foundation for Mitochondrial Medicine is a 501(c ) 3 non-profit organization. We are dedicated to supporting the most promising research and treatments of
the many forms of mitochondrial disease. Our priorities are to raise awareness for mitochondrial disease, fuel connections to related diseases like Autism, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and others, and fund treatment-oriented research to find cures and better treatments.
What is Rare Disease Day?
Rare Disease Day is for patients, care givers, researchers, friends – for all of us – to show our support for the approximately 30 million people in the United States, and estimated 350 million worldwide, who suffer from over 7,000 different rare diseases and disorders.