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Like a game of 'spot the difference' for disease-prone versus healthy people

07:15 EDT 7 Aug 2017 | Science Daily

A specific kind of natural nanoparticles, called low-density lipoproteins (LDL), are fascinating scientists because their modification plays a key role in people affected by high cholesterol and atherosclerosis. LDL from healthy people behaved differently when subjected to high pressure compared to LDL affected by the common diseases studied, according to new research.

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