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Biochem J (2017) 474 (8): 1321–1332.
Published: 24 March 2017
...Michael J. Berridge Vitamin D deficiency has been linked to the onset of diabetes. This review summarizes the role of Vitamin D in maintaining the normal release of insulin by the pancreatic beta cells (β-cells). Diabetes is initiated by the onset of insulin resistance. The β-cells can overcome...
Rika Yasuhara, Yoichi Miyamoto, Masamichi Takami, Takahisa Imamura, Jan Potempa, Kentaro Yoshimura, Ryutaro Kamijo
Biochem J (2009) 419 (1): 159–166.
Published: 13 March 2009
... osteoclastogenesis periodontitis vitamin D Periodontitis is a chronic inflammatory disease accompanied by a decrease in alveolar bone volume due to excessive bone resorption by osteoclasts. Osteoclasts are multinucleated giant cells differentiated from monocyte/macrophage lineage cells by cell–cell...
Natalie F. BARLEY, S. Radhika PRATHALINGAM, Pang ZHI, Stephen LEGON, Alison HOWARD, Julian R. F. WALTERS
Biochem J (1999) 341 (3): 491–500.
Published: 26 July 1999
...Natalie F. BARLEY; S. Radhika PRATHALINGAM; Pang ZHI; Stephen LEGON; Alison HOWARD; Julian R. F. WALTERS Calbindin-D9k is expressed in the cytoplasm of intestinal cells, where it is critical for dietary calcium absorption. Two striking aspects of the expression of this gene are its vitamin-D...