vitamin D

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Synonyms for vitamin D

a fat-soluble vitamin that prevents rickets

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The findings showed a significant 55% reduction in the risk of diabetes (9 studies), a 33% reduction in the risk of cardiovascular diseases (16 studies), and a 51% reduction in metabolic syndrome (8 studies) associated with a high serum 25-dihydroxy vitamin D (25(OH) D) concentration.
1, 25-Dihydroxy vitamin D3 and human bone-derived cells in vitro: effects on alkaline phosphatase, type I collagen and proliferation.
Upon binding to 1, 25-dihydroxy vitamin D3, the biologically active form of vitamin D, VDR is activated and interacts with vitamin D responsive elements in the promoters of vitamin D target genes to regulate their expression.
The study showed that NPSP558 treatment in hypoparathyroidism significantly reduces supplemental calcium and 1, 25-dihydroxy vitamin D requirements while maintaining serum calcium levels.
The September 2011 article "Quantification of 1[alpha], 25-Dihydroxy Vitamin D by Immunoextraction and Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry" by Frederick G.