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RNA-targeted therapeutics for lipid disorders.

08:00 EDT 17th September 2018 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "RNA-targeted therapeutics for lipid disorders."

To summarize recent developments in the field of RNA-directed therapeutics targeting lipid disorders that are not effectively managed.

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Name: Current opinion in lipidology
ISSN: 1473-6535
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