Study Findings Could Lead to a Better Cholesterol Treatment

News   Sep 18, 2017 | Original story from Aarhus University

 
Study Findings Could Lead to a Better Cholesterol Treatment

a) A heparin pentasaccharide docked at the electrostatic surface (red negative; blue positive) of the HSPG-binding site in PCSK9 with positively charged amino acids (R: arginine, H: histidine) indicated. b) Superposition of SANORG with PCSK9 (ribbon). Credit: Gustafsen, C., et al. (2017) Nature Communications. doi:10.1038/s41467-017-00568-7

 
 
 

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