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Stories by Peter Libby

Atherosclerosis: The New View

It causes chest pain, heart attack and stroke, leading to more deaths every year than cancer. The long-heldconception of how the disease develops turns out to be wrong

November 10, 2008 — Peter Libby

What is CRP?

Peter Libby, chief of cardiology at Brigham and Women's Hospital, explains what C-reactive protein, one focus of the JUPITER study, may have to do with heart disease

November 10, 2008 — Peter Libby

Atherosclerosis: The New View

It causes chest pain, heart attack and stroke, leading to more deaths every year than cancer. The long-held conception of how the disease develops turns out to be wrong

June 1, 2004 — Peter Libby

Atherosclerosis: The New View

A long-held idea about how atherosclerosis develops has been overturned, offering clues to fighting this deadly disease

May 4, 2002 — Peter Libby