Claus Desler, Ph.D., and Lene Juel Rasmussen, Ph.D.
Dr. Desler is Assistant Professor and Dr. Rasmussen is Professor and Managing Director, Center for Healthy Aging, Department of Molecular and Cellular Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
Within the past 12 months, Drs. Desler and Rasmussen have no conflicts of interest relevant to this activity.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, CCME staff, and interMDnet staff have nothing to disclose relevant to this activity.
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Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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Upon completion of this Cyberounds®
, you should be able to:
- Describe the role of mitochondria in humans;
- Discuss the consequences of mitochondrial dysfunction in human diseases;
- Discuss potential strategies for diagnosis and treatment of mitochondrial diseases.