Novel insights into cholesterol regulation in zebrafish may lead to new therapies for heart disease

Scientists identified a new regulatory mechanism in zebrafish models responsible for increase in white blood cells typically seen in people with high LDL levels, which are known to increase a person’s risk for cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the U.S. and globally.

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