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- noun Alternative spelling of
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- noun the presence of an abnormal amount of cholesterol in the cells and plasma of the blood; associated with the risk of atherosclerosis
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What fraction of the body's cells would have to be modified to correct Duchenne's Muscular Dystrophy or hypercholesteremia?
In studies among African Americans as well as the general population, people who took a combination drug for hypertension and hypercholesteremia were significantly more likely to adhere six months later than those who were given the same drugs separately (4, 5).
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