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SOLOIST WHF and SCORED Results

Investigator Deepak Bhatt, MD summarizes the results of 2 trials on dual SGT1 and SGT2 inhibition, which he presented during Scientific Sessions 2020.

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Hmox1 (Heme Oxygenase-1) Protects Against Ischemia-Mediated Injury via Stabilization of HIF-1α (Hypoxia-Inducible Factor-1α)
Association Between Hepatic Triglyceride Content and Coagulation Factors
High‐Dose Glucagon Has Hemodynamic Effects Regardless of Cardiac Beta‐Adrenoceptor Blockade: A Randomized Clinical Trial
Novel LCAT (Lecithin:Cholesterol Acyltransferase) Activator DS-8190a Prevents the Progression of Plaque Accumulation in Atherosclerosis Models
Trained Immunity

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