vitamin D

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Synonyms for vitamin D

a fat-soluble vitamin that prevents rickets

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Zhu, "The impact of 1, 25-dihydroxy vitamin [D.sub.3] on the expressions of vascular endothelial growth factor and transforming growth factor-[beta]1 in the retinas of rats with diabetes," Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, vol.
Counteraction of retinoic acid and 1, 25-dihydroxy vitamin D3 on up-regulation of adipocyte differentiation with PPAR g ligand, an antidiabetic thiazolidinedione, in 3T3-L1 cells.
Obesity is also commonly associated with hypovitaminosis D due to the capacity of adipose tissue to store 25-dihydroxy vitamin D making it biologically unavailable.
Various methods are used for the detection of vitamin D levels in the body, of which common methods include 25-hydroxy vitamin D blood test and 1, 25-dihydroxy vitamin D blood test.
1, 25-Dihydroxy vitamin D3 and human bone-derived cells in vitro: effects on alkaline phosphatase, type I collagen and proliferation.