Finding the gene that regulates HDL cholesterol

Kent, Heather
October 1999
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/19/99, Vol. 161 Issue 8, p937
Academic Journal
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.


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