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Akcea's Novel Drug Cuts Lipoprotein(a)

Friday, September 13, 2013  
Posted by: Sandra Tremulis
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Lipoprotein(a) is an emerging risk factor for cardiovascular disease, but there are limited options for lowering elevated levels.AMG145, a fully human monoclonal antibody to a protein synthesized and secreted by the hepatocyte, that binds to the low-density lipoprotein (LDL) receptor, significantly reduced Lp(a) among subjects with hypercholesterolemia receiving statin therapy.

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