Potential New Drug To Treat High Cholesterol – Study

University of New Mexico and National institute of health in United States have come up with a vaccine to lower as cholesterol. Cholesterol found in foods is helpful in digestion and production of vitamin D and some hormones. But LDL if on the higher sides leads to blocking of arteries and thereby heart disease and stroke.


Statins are most commonly prescribed along with diet and exercises but they have side effects. New vaccine can replace statins by targeting cholesterol controlling proteins in blood. the result s were suggestive for successful treatment for cholesterol as per study published in Vaccine.

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