Effect of cholesterol medicine on inflammatory diseases mapped

Posted by on July 7, 2016 3:56 pm
Categories: health

The cholesterol medicine simvastatin, which is one of the most commonly used pharmaceuticals in the world, also has a beneficial effect on the immune defense system with regard to diseases such as type 1 diabetes, multiple sclerosis and rheumatoid arthritis. Researchers have now explored why this is so, and their findings may result in improved treatment.

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