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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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The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center of the University of Miami named 71st NCI designated Cancer Center   Reporter: Stephen J. Williams, PhD As seen in the Cancer Letter at https://cancerletter.com/articles/20190729_1/ Conversation with The Cancer Letter Sylvester becomes 71st NCI-designated cancer center Stephen Nimer Director, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center   After six years of  aggressively recruiting and spending […]

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15th Annual Personalized Medicine Conference at Harvard Medical School – THE PARADIGM EVOLVES, November 13 – 14, 2019 • Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA   The 15th Annual Personalized Medicine Conference at Harvard Medical School will explore the science, business, and policy issues facing personalized medicine as scientists refine their understanding of how groundbreaking molecular diagnostics augmented […]

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2019 Warren Alpert Foundation Award goes to Four Scientists for Seminal Discoveries in OptoGenetics – Illuminating the Human Brain Reporter: Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN Optogenetics, a revolutionary technique that uses light and genetic modification to control the activity of cells in the brain. Optogenetic manipulation of degenerating or aberrant neural circuits in the human brain […]

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