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PCSK9 Inhibitors May Feel Effects Of FDA Judgment On IMPROVE-IT

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Agency's decision on cardiovascular risk reduction claims for Merck's Zetia and Vytorin may serve as a regulatory barometer for the magnitude and robustness of effect that will be expected in outcomes studies for other LDL-C-lowering agents.

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