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Response to Rosuvastatin in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction: Hepatic Metabolism and Transporter Gene Variants Effect Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   Hepatic Metabolism and Transporter Gene Variants Enhance Response to Rosuvastatin in Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction The GEOSTAT-1 Study Kristian M. Bailey, MBChB, Simon P.R. Romaine, BSc, Beryl M. Jackson, RGN, Amanda J. Farrin, MSc, Maria Efthymiou, […]

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SNPs in apoE are found to influence statin response significantly. Less frequent variants in PCSK9 and smaller effect sizes in SNPs in HMGCR Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN Comprehensive Whole-Genome and Candidate Gene Analysis for Response to Statin Therapy in the Treating to New Targets (TNT) Cohort John F. Thompson, PhD, Craig L. Hyde, PhD, Linda S. […]

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Statin-Induced Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Reduction: Genetic Determinants in the Response to Rosuvastatin Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN Genetic Determinants of Statin-Induced Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Reduction The Justification for the Use of Statins in Prevention: An Intervention Trial Evaluating Rosuvastatin (JUPITER) Trial Daniel I. Chasman, PhD, Franco Giulianini, PhD, Jean MacFadyen, BA, Bryan J. Barratt, PhD, Fredrik Nyberg, MD, PhD, […]

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See on Scoop.it – Cardiovascular Disease: PHARMACO-THERAPY The criticism come amid a collective sigh of exasperation from physicians who were expected immediately to start using the new guidelines, along with the “risk calculator.” See on medcitynews.com

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See on Scoop.it – Cardiovascular and vascular imaging Statins cut limb events in PAD patients Family Practice News Digital Network “This is one of the first, and largest, studies to demonstrate an impact [of statin treatment] on adverse limb outcomes in patients with PAD, including worsening… See on http://www.familypracticenews.com

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Statins’ Nonlipid Effects on Vascular Endothelium through eNOS Activation   Curator, Author,Writer, Reporter: Larry Bernstein, MD, FACP   Categories of Research: Disease biology, Cell Biology and Cell Signaling, Biological Networks and Gene Regulation, Pharmacotherapy of Cardiovascular Disease, Nitric Oxide, HMG Co A inhibitors, Endothelial Receptor, Hypertension, Therapeutic Targets Introduction Statins have an effect on the […]

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Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN The combined creatinine–cystatin C equation performed better than equations based on either of these markers alone and may be useful as a confirmatory test for chronic kidney disease. (Funded by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.) Estimating Glomerular Filtration Rate from Serum Creatinine and Cystatin C […]

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Reporter and Curator: Dr. Sudipta Saha, Ph.D.   The importance of B cells to human health is more than what is already known. Vaccines capable of eradicating disease activate B cells, cancer checkpoint blockade therapies are produced using B cells, and B cell deficiencies have devastating impacts. B cells have been a subject of fascination […]

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@Cleveland Clinic – Serial measurements of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) post acute coronary syndrome (ACS) may help identify patients at higher risk for morbidity and mortality   Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN   Original Investigation March 6, 2019 Association of Initial and Serial C-Reactive Protein Levels With Adverse Cardiovascular Events and Death After Acute Coronary […]

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Reporter and Curator: Dr. Sudipta Saha, Ph.D.   Leigh syndrome is one of the hundreds of so-called mitochondrial diseases, which are caused by defects in the mitochondria that produce 90 percent of the body’s energy. These disorders are rare; about 1,000 to 4,000 babies in the United States are born with one every year. But they are devastating and […]

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