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After positive results for a ‘vaccine’ to combat fatty deposits in the arteries in mice, the researchers have taken the trial forward into Phase 1 trials in humans. Should the tests prove successful and fail to show any cause for concerns over safety, the research could pave the way for injections to combat ‘bad’ cholesterol in those most vulnerable to high levels.
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Cholesterol is a waxy steroid metabolite found in the cell membranes and transported in the blood plasma. It is an important structural component of mammalian cell membranes, where it is establishes proper membrane permeability and fluidity. Cholesterol ...