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Cholesterol
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 564705, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/564705
Research Article

Ezetimibe and Simvastatin Reduce Cholesterol Levels in Zebrafish Larvae Fed a High-Cholesterol Diet

Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA

Received 13 February 2012; Accepted 28 March 2012

Academic Editor: Jeffrey Cohn

Copyright © 2012 Ji Sun Baek et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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