About the Authors

Joanna Poulton, Marcos R. Chiaratti, Stephen Kennedy, Dagan Wells
Nuffield Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Marcos R. Chiaratti, Flávio V. Meirelles
Departamento de Ciências Básicas, Faculdade de Zootecnia e Engenharia de Alimentos, Universidade de São Paulo, Pirassununga, São Paulo, Brazil

Ian J. Holt
MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit, Wellcome Trust/MRC, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

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

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.