Apolipoprotein B Synthesis Inhibition With Mipomersen in Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia : Results of a Randomized , Double-Blind , Placebo-Controlled Trial to Assess Efficacy and Safety as Add-On Therapy in Patients With Coronary Artery Disease

  • Published 2012

Abstract

Heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia is a common genetic disorder that leads to premature coronary artery disease. Despite aggressive lipid-lowering therapy, many patients with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia fail to achieve optimal low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) goals. We evaluated mipomersen, an apolipoprotein B synthesis… (More)

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