Latest Cholesterol Depletion Stories
Cholesterol lowering statins seem to be effective against breast cancer in some patients. Research shows that a mutation in a single gene may be a way for researchers to identify tumors that are likely to respond to statin therapy.
Researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center have discovered that diabetes is able to affect how much cholesterol the brain is able to produce.
A systematic review of the medical literature supports the hypothesis that statins, cholesterolâ€lowering drugs used to prevent cardiac problems, are associated with reduced risk of colon and rectal cancers.
Cholesterol can affect the flow of the electrical currents that generate the heart beat, according to a study from two UBC cardiovascular researchers funded by the Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC & Yukon.
Cholesterol-reducing drugs known as statins may lessen brain function, an Iowa State University scientist suggests.
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