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Recent news related to our research interests and activities.

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Sunday 21 May 2017
  Since 2006 I have been preaching that, based on our data and critical review of published literature, simply raising HDL cholesterol (HDL-C) levels is a failed strategy in the fight against coronary heart disease. Rather, our data suggest that improving HDL particle functionality is...
Sunday 19 Mar 2017
RENEWED HOPE: Cholesterol-Lowering Medication Repatha™ (evolocumab) reduces the risk of cardiovascular events by an additional 15%
On March 17, 2017, the FOURIER trial lead investigators announced that the PCSK9 inhibitor evolocumab (manufactured by AMGEN) significantly reduced the risk of cardiovascular events by 15%. The detailed results from the FOURIER outcomes trial were presented at the American College of Cardiology's 66th...
Saturday 11 Mar 2017
The University of Patras ranks among the top Universities in Pharmacy, Pharmacology and Medicine
According to the 2017 QS Top Universities Report, the University of Patras ranks #251-300 in the subjects of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, and #351-400 in Medicine, worldwide. This is remarkable, considering the exhausting austerity imposed on Greek science and education as part of the economic...
Monday 27 Feb 2017
Eleni Karavia, Ph.D. received a prestigious IKY postdoctoral award
Eleni Karavia, group leader in our lab, received in February 2017 a highly prestigious research award by the Hellenic Fellowships Foundation (I.K.Y) to continue her research work in the lab. The award is part of the "Supporting excellence in postdoctoral research" program. Eleni was...
Monday 19 Dec 2016
Prof. Kypreos lectures in the 2016-2017 Webminar series of the Hellenic Atherosclerosis Society
On Wednesday December 14, 2016 at 18:00, Prof. Kyriakos E. Kypreos lectured in the 2016-2017 Webminar series of the Hellenic Atherosclerosis Society. The lecture was in Greek with powerpoint slides projected in English. To listen to the recorded lecture please follow the link  
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