LDL-C

'Bad cholesterol not linked to elderly deaths'

The findings came after analyzing past studies involving more than 68,000 participants over 60 years of age.

Jun 27, 2016, 19:16 PM IST

Novel antibody can lower 'bad' cholesterol

An antibody called "alirocumab" can significantly lower cholesterol levels in patients with an inherited disease associated with very high levels of low density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) or what is called "bad" cholesterol.

Sep 07, 2015, 15:52 PM IST

Cholesterol drug wins green light from US panel of experts

A US advisory panel urged regulators Tuesday to approve a new cholesterol drug that promises to reduce death from cardiovascular disease.

Jun 10, 2015, 08:54 AM IST

Corn oil better at cutting cholesterol than extra virgin olive oil

Researchers have shown that corn oil significantly lowers cholesterol with more favorable changes in total cholesterol (TC) and LDL-C than extra virgin olive oil.

Dec 07, 2013, 15:17 PM IST