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Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 564705, 5 pages
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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