57] Statins are synthetic agents that inhibit the rate-limiting enzyme of the mevalonate pathway, 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA reductase, thereby inhibiting cholesterol biosynthesis.
What does HMGR stand for?
HMGR stands for 3-Hydroxy-3-Methylglutaryl-CoA Reductase (enzyme)
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HMG-CoA reductase (or 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA reductase or HMGR) is the rate controlling enzyme (EC 1.
Effects of the 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA reductase inhibitors, atorvastatin and simvastatin, on the expression of endothelin-1 and endothelial nitric oxide synthase in vascular endothelial cells.