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Familial hypercholesterolaemia: genetic testing in general practice and beyond

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  • Contributors TB is the lead author on the submitted editorial. GFW is the coauthor.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests TB has received NHMRC Partnership grant funding (GNT1142883) for research into familial hypercholesterolaemia. The WA Health Department provided partner funding for the study. Both Sanofi and Amgen were also partners in the study. GFW was also a CI on the study and has received honoraria for lectures, advisory boards or research grants from Amgen, Arrowhead, AstraZeneca, Esperion, Kowa, Novartis, Regeneron and Sanofi.

  • Patient and public involvement Patients and/or the public were not involved in the design, or conduct, or reporting, or dissemination plans of this research.

  • Provenance and peer review Commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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