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Is good cholesterol good for fertility?

Is good cholesterol good for fertility?

Mice that are missing a protein required for taking up ‘good’ cholesterol from the blood have an increased risk for heart disease, which is what you might expect. But you might not expect these female mice to be sterile. Research done in 1999 found that female mice missing the receptor for good cholesterol, SR-BI, were … Continue reading