Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

What surprises have emerged from genetic studies of coronary artery disease?

Dr. Sekar Kathiresan

Apr. 25, 2016 - Boston, MA, USA - Dr. Sekar Kathiresan (Boston, MA, USA)

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  • Lipoproteins and their role in myocardial infarction 0:09
  • Genetic approaches to establish a causal relation between LDL level and myocardial infarction 2:34
  • What do genetic and therapeutic trial evidence say about the HDL hypothesis? 5:00
  • How about triglyceride-rich lipoproteins and MI risk? 7:08
  • A putative MI-causing mechanism involving lipoprotein lipase 8:27