LipoScience Announces New Data Supporting High-Density Lipoprotein Particle (HDL-P) Number As Marker Of Cardiovascular Risk

News | 09. 04. 2013

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JUPITER study data published in Circulation, suggest HDL-P may be a better marker of residual risk than HDL cholesterol or apolipoprotein A-1 in patients on statin therapy

RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — LipoScience, Inc., (NASDAQ: LPDX) a diagnostic company pioneering a new field of personalized nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) diagnostics to advance the quality of patient care in cardiovascular, metabolic and other diseases, today announced the publication of data supporting the measurement of high-density lipoprotein particle (HDL-P) number as a marker of cardiovascular risk in patients on cholesterol-lowering statin therapy. The JUPITER data analysis appeared September 3, 2013 in the online version of the journal Circulation in advance of the September 10, 2013 print issue.