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Gerard K. Hovingh

Academic Medical Center
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Bio


Gerard Hovingh is in Amsterdam, Netherlands. They have been an author on 236 peer reviewed articles in the past 15 years. Dr. Hovingh's top three areas of expertise are Xanthoma, Lipidosis with Triglycerid Storage Disease, and Cholesteryl Ester Storage Disease.

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Amsterdam, NH, NL

Latest Research


Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Journal: The New England journal of medicine
  • Treatment Used: Evinacumab
  • Number of Patients: 65
  • Published —
This study evaluated the effectiveness of evinacumab for patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (disease resulting from mutations in both copies of the low-density lipoprotein receptor gene).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Journal: Journal of the American College of Cardiology
  • Treatment Used: Evolocumab
  • Number of Patients: 300
  • Published —
The study researched the effects of Evolocumab for familial hypercholesterolemia.
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia (HeFH)
  • Journal: Cardiovascular drugs and therapy
  • Treatment Used: Alirocumab
  • Number of Patients: 1257
  • Published —
This study examined whether age modified the effectiveness and safety of alirocumab, a PCSK9 inhibitor, in patients with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (high cholesterol; HeFH).
Latest Advance
Study
  • Condition: Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia (HeFH)
  • Journal: Atherosclerosis
  • Treatment Used: Alirocumab
  • Number of Patients: 985
  • Published —
This study assessed the longer-term safety and effectiveness of alirocumab in patients with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HeFH).

Clinical Trials


This doctor has not participated in any recent clinical trials.

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Publication
Study
  • Journal: The New England journal of medicine
  • Published —
Evolocumab in Pediatric Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia.
Publication
Study
  • Journal: The New England journal of medicine
  • Published —
Evinacumab for Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia.

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Amsterdam, NH, NL

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