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How the body’s cholesterol factory avoids producing too much

3D artwork of cholesterol moving through blood vessels with red blood cells

High levels of cholesterol (artist’s impression) in the blood raise the risk of cardiovascular disease. Credit: Animated Healthcare/Science Photo Library

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Nature 627, 707 (2024)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-024-00765-7

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