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The right pills

A CHRIS health study spinoff investigates the effectiveness of hypertension medications

Peter Werner
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10 June 2022by Valentina Bergonzi

Data from the CHRIS population study provides the basis for understanding what makes some people resistant to hypertension therapies. The HyperProfile study research team uses biomarkers to measure the effectiveness of certain drugs on one of the biological processes that regulate blood pressure. The next step will be to cross-reference this data with genetic data.

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