Latest PCSK9 Stories

2014-03-27 04:20:44

Companies to Host Investor Conference Call on Alirocumab on March 31 at 9 AM EDT PARIS and TARRYTOWN, N.Y., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) today announced that data from alirocumab clinical studies will be presented at the American College of Cardiology's (ACC) 63rd Annual Scientific Session in Washington, D.C. March 29-31. Alirocumab is an investigational monoclonal antibody targeting PCSK9 (proprotein...

Researchers Discover New Way To Cleanse The Blood Of Cholesterol
2013-04-11 07:22:17

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers from the University of Michigan (UMich) have found a new genetic target which they believe could be used instead of -- or along with -- statins to help lower a person´s cholesterol. Scientists working in the lab of David Ginsburg at the Ann Arbor-based university´s Life Sciences Institute managed to inhibit the action of a gene responsible for transporting a protein known to interfere with the liver´s...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).