Newcastle Fertility Centre

Mitochondrial treatment

Treatments we offer to reduce the risk of mitochondrial DNA disease in children of affected families

IVF-based treatments can be used to help fertile people who are at risk of transmitting serious genetic disease to their children. 

Our clinic offers three treatments to reduce the risk that a woman who carries mitochondrial DNA mutations will transmit them to her child. We work in close collaboration with team of experts on mitochondrial DNA disease at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Mitochondrial Research. The treatments we currently offer are as follows:

Mitochondrial Treatments

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