Welcome to the Nijmegen Center for Mitochondrial Disorders (NCMD). The NCMD is a full facility international reference centre for clinical care, biochemical, pathological and molecular biological diagnostics and research of patients suspected for or with established disturbances of the mitochondrial energy metabolism. The NCMD integrates all mitochondrial medicine clinical, diagnostic and research activities of the Radboud university medical center.
"The NCMD mission is to understand cellular bioenergetics in health and disease at all levels of complexity in order to develop preventive measures and make substantial contributions towards the development of rational treatment strategies for mitochondrial disease. As such a from molecule to man - to population - to patient, strategy has been adopted." Prof. Dr. Jan Smeitink – Chairman of the Board