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- n. A statin, produced by the mould Penicillium citrinum, used in the production of pravastatin
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The scientists turned to the statin medication mevastatin to find out.
Adding cholesterol to cells treated with mevastatin restored them to normal.
These side-effects would be reduced if the drugs were used in combination with a lipid-lowering drug, such as mevastatin.