TITLE

Finding the gene that regulates HDL cholesterol

AUTHOR(S)
Kent, Heather
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/19/99, Vol. 161 Issue 8, p937
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites a research by Canadian scientists which discovered that mutations in a single gene, ABC1, are responsible for familial high-density lipoprotein deficiency and the rare Tangier disease. Implications for the treatment of those with cardiovascular disease.
ACCESSION #
2451891

 

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