About the Authors

Joanna Poulton

Joanna.Poulton@obs-gyn.ox.ac.uk

Affiliation Nuffield Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Marcos R. Chiaratti

Affiliations Nuffield Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom, Departamento de Ciências Básicas, Faculdade de Zootecnia e Engenharia de Alimentos, Universidade de São Paulo, Pirassununga, São Paulo, Brazil

Flávio V. Meirelles

Affiliation Departamento de Ciências Básicas, Faculdade de Zootecnia e Engenharia de Alimentos, Universidade de São Paulo, Pirassununga, São Paulo, Brazil

Stephen Kennedy

Affiliation Nuffield Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Dagan Wells

Affiliation Nuffield Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Ian J. Holt

Affiliation MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit, Wellcome Trust/MRC, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

Oxford currently offers oocyte donation and oocyte sampling for mitochondrial DNA diseases. Preimplantation genetic diagnosis will be available in the near future. JP takes clinical and diagnostic referrals for the Oxford Centre in the Rare Mitochondrial Disorders Service for Adults and Children (NCG). Further information may be found on http://www.obs-gyn.ox.ac.uk/research/Poulton.