GWAS Finds Genetic Predictor of Response to Cardio Drug; Prospective Follow-up Planned | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – By reanalyzing samples from previous studies in which the cholesterol drug dalcetrapib, developed by Hoffmann–La Roche, failed to show clinically meaningful efficacy, researchers have identified a genetic subgroup with a much higher response, resurrecting the chance for approval of the drug for a genetically defined group.

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