statin therapy

Could a PCSK9 inhibitor treat YOUR cholesterol soon?


Climbing the mountain toward EU

and US approval is a new cholesterol treatment called evolocumab (no name yet other than AMG-145). Have you heard of the PCSK9 inhibitor family? Probably not, but it’s worth a closer look and the Amgen molecule may be the first out of the box.

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