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Genomics and Prediction of Cardiovascular EventsMar 25, 2008 17:38 EDT
An interesting recent paper by Kathiresan and colleagues address the potential of 9 LDL and HDL Cholesterol genes to predict Death, MI and Stroke events. This topic is discussed and your input on this burgeoning field is solicited.Kathiresan S, Melander O, Anevski D, et al. Polymorphisms associated with cholesterol and risk of cardiovascular events. N Engl J Med 2008;358:1240-9.