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Cardiology Management

Gene Mutation with Elevated HDL Cholesterol Increases Risk of CHD

2016 22 Mar

New research suggests that a rare gene mutation in some individuals with elevated HDL cholesterol can increase the risk of CHD development. The research is published in Science . HDL is generally considered to be the good cholesterol as it is believed to be cardioprotective but in this new study conducted with 300 participants with very high HDL-C... Read more