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Babies with 3 parents

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A donors DNA could prevent organ failure including  diabetes..

Mitochondrial Disease is a rare condition that robs the body's cells of energy, causing multiple organ dysfunction.

"At the mildest end you might have muscle weakness, but very often diabetes, deafness, vision loss, heart disease," Professor David Thorburn from the Murdoch Children's Research Institute said.

"At the most severe end you have children who are born and die in the first days of life from overwhelming organ failure.

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-11-20/three-parent-babies-and-mitochondrial-donation/9100228

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