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Mitochondrial disorders: Overview of diagnostic tools and new diagnostic trends

Title: Mitochondrial disorders: Overview of diagnostic tools and new diagnostic trends

Media: Journal of Pediatric Biochemistry special Mitochondrial issue

Useful article for other physcians to understand recent changes to the mito field as new diagnostic technologies have come online.

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FOD Newsletter pg 9

Title: Mito and Autism and lastest trends in testing

Media: FOD Newsletter

Dr Kendall's article for the Fatty Oxidation Disorders newsletter.

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Yahoo: Brighter Days - Mitochondrial Medicine

Title: Brighter Days: Mitochondrial Medicine in 2011

Media: Yahoo interviews

Dr Kendall shares her views on these brighter days in mitochondrial medicine.

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Bridging the Gap Between ASD (Autism) and Mitochondrial Disease

Title: Bridging the Gap Between ASD and Mitochondrial Disease

Media: Autism Science Digest

Many recent studies have linked autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to poor mito functioning. Understanding mito disorders & evaluating their symptoms may help ASD families determine whether further testing may be important for their child.

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MCT oil-based diet reverses hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in a patient with very long chain acyl-coA dehydrogenase deficiency

Title: MCT oil-based diet reverses hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in a patient with very long chain acyl-coA dehydrogenase deficiency

Media: Indian Journal of Human Genetics

We assessed the effect of replacing part of the fat in the diet of a 2 ½-month-old male infant, who was diagnosed with VLCAD deficiency,with medium-chain triglyceride (MCT) oil & essential fats.

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What are Mitochondrial Diseases? Our family experience

Media: Yahoo intereview

Story of a family posted on Yahoo that references Dr Kendall.

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People Magazine Article

Title: Legion of Mercy Flights - the corps of dedicated pilots who give sick patients free flights to better care

Media: People Magazine

People Magazine article that referecnces Dr Frances Doughtery Kendall

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Rod Photoreceptor Function in Children with Mitochondrial Disorders

Title: Rod Photoreceptor Function in Children With Mitochondrial Disorders

Media: Archives of Ophthalmology

Article by Dr Kendall To test the hypothesis that function of the rod photoreceptors is abnormal in pediatric patients with mitochondrial disorders.

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Successful DCA Treatment of a patient with Leigh Disease

Title: Successful DCA Treatment in a Patient with Leigh Disease

Media: Abstract presented to international Congress of Inborn Errors of Metabolism - Vienna, Austria

Abstract from Dr Fran Kendall on what is believed to be the first Leigh disease patient to show marked clinical, neurodevelopmental, neuroimaging and biochemical improvement following DCA therapy.

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