Michael Brown and Joseph Goldstein, recipients of the 1985 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award, discuss the molecular basis of familial hypercholesterolemia, the discovery of LDL receptors, receptor-mediated endocytosis, and the joys of collaborative science. Visit iBiology to view more seminars and short talks on science topics.

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The molecular basis of familial hypercholesterolemia

The joys of collaboration