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Vitamin D-gene interactions in multiple sclerosis

Abstract:

Vitamin D has been studied for over a century and its functions related to calcium homeostasis are well established. Over the last 30 years or so it has become increasingly clear that it has a wider role in physiology and, importantly, also in disease. Vitamin D deficiency has been linked to multiple sclerosis (MS); however the molecular mechanisms of this association were poorly understood. Recent technological advances have provided major insights as to how vitamin D may exert its role, par...

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10.1016/j.jns.2011.08.041

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Berlanga-Taylor, AJ More by this author
Disanto, G More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Physiology Anatomy and Genetics
Journal:
Journal of the Neurological Sciences
Volume:
311
Issue:
1-2
Pages:
32-36
Publication date:
2011-12-15
DOI:
EISSN:
1878-5883
ISSN:
0022-510X
URN:
uuid:2128c50c-d6a3-46ff-85c1-d1d490912eb6
Source identifiers:
216334
Local pid:
pubs:216334

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