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Cholesterol Veers Off Script

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Science  10 Oct 2008:
Vol. 322, Issue 5899, pp. 220-223
DOI: 10.1126/science.322.5899.220

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Summary

Recent trials of drugs that either lower "bad" cholesterol or raise the "good" kind have produced surprising results; along with genetics research, these findings have put in question some long-held beliefs.