Statins reduce cholesterol levels by inhibiting 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme

@inproceedings{Hothersall2006StatinsRC,
  title={Statins reduce cholesterol levels by inhibiting 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl coenzyme},
  author={Emma Hothersall and Charlie McSharry},
  year={2006}
}
Statins reduce cholesterol levels by inhibiting 3-hydroxy-3methylglutaryl coenzyme A (HMG-CoA) reductase and have an established role in the treatment of atherosclerotic disease. Recent research has identified anti-inflammatory properties of statins. Statins appear to reduce the stability of lipid raft formation with subsequent effects on immune activation… CONTINUE READING