Inhibition of Cholesterol Biosynthesis in Hypercholesterolemia – Is It the Right Choice ?

@inproceedings{Cokun2013InhibitionOC,
  title={Inhibition of Cholesterol Biosynthesis in Hypercholesterolemia – Is It the Right Choice ?},
  author={Abdurrahman Coşkun and Mustafa Serteser and Ibrahim Unsal},
  year={2013}
}
Abdurrahman Coskun, MD Acibadem Labmed Clinical Laboratories, Altunizade Mah, F.K. Gokay Cad, No: 49, Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey Phone: +90 532 744 66 83 e-mail: Coskun2002agmail.com Summary: Cholesterol biosynthesis is a complex pathway comprising more than 20 biochemical reactions. Although the final product created in the pathway is cholesterol, the intermediate products, such as ubiquinone and dolichol, also provide vital metabolic functions. Statins are HGM-CoA reductase inhibitors that… CONTINUE READING

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