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20 October 2023

Newcastle Patient Information Day 2023

With Newcastle’s last Patient Information Day having taken place back in 2019, it was clear by the attendance this year that mitochondrial disease patients were delighted to have this social engagement back on the calendar. As were we, since it offers us a great chance to raise awareness amongst patients about our support services.

12 September 2023

Hope for future mitochondrial research on the horizon

Everyone at The Lily Foundation was delighted to hear the recent news that the UK is to rejoin Horizon Europe, the EU’s key funding programme for research and innovation. The scheme provides access to a huge pot of money that UK-based scientists and institutions will be able to apply for again, so naturally brings hope of further research into treatments for mitochondrial diseases.