$AMRN Somebody wake up that moron Steve Gardino or whatever his name was (MRC), and Adam Fartstein who harped for years about the Mineral Oil Placebo in MARINE, ANCHOR and REDUCE-IT. Results are out about EVAPORATE which used two placebo arms. One with Mineral Oil and One with Cellulose. academic.oup.com/cardiovasc... “We report that there were no significant differences in progression of total plaque and total non-calcified plaque volume by coronary CTA in mineral oil placebo participants compared with non-mineral oil placebo participants drawn from two different randomized, placebo-controlled trials. We did not observe any significant relationship between mineral oil placebo consumption and progression of coronary plaque volumes by coronary CTA in our multivariable analysis."
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