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Condition

Sitosterolemia

Latest Research

Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Patients with Mutation in ABCG5 or ABCG8 Gene
  • Journal: Lipids in health and disease
  • Treatment Used: Ezetimibe-Atorvastatin Combination Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 321
  • Published —
This study determined whether hypercholesterolemic patients with a mutation in ABCG5 or ABCG8 gene exhibit better response to ezetimibe than those without, based on the fact that ezetimibe is hyper-effective for in patients with sitosterolemia caused by ABCG5 or ABCG8 genetic mutations.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: High Cholesterol
  • Journal: Journal of oleo science
  • Treatment Used: Plant Sterols
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
The study researched the cholesterol-lowering effects of plant sterols.