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Statins Stimulate Bone Growth?

By Kate Yandell | September 17, 2014

The cholesterol-lowering drugs could be used to treat people with two types of dwarfism, a study suggests.


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Path Finding

By Abby Olena | March 1, 2014

Biochemistry reveals the missing link in a pathway that archaea and some bacteria use to generate essential compounds.

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Elder Pharmacology

By Nir Barzilai | January 1, 2014

Studying and treating the chronic diseases associated with aging needs serious revamping.


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Gene a Pain for Statin Users

By Kate Yandell | August 28, 2013

A genetic variant may help explain why some patients experience muscle discomfort and dysfunction while taking the cholesterol-lowering medications.


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