• LDL triglycerides predict CVD events

    7 monthes ago - By Healio

    Christie M. Ballantyne
    Triglycerides in LDL predicted CVD events and were associated with a genetic variant, according to new findings.
    The researchers assessed whether triglycerides in LDL and remnant-like particle cholesterol were associated with incident CVD and genetic variants in 9,334 participants from the ARIC study without CVD at baseline.
    “A lot of information we have gathered over the years has indicated that high triglyceride levels increase the risk for cardiovascular disease. Since triglycerides and cholesterol are carried through the bloodstream
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