New developments in calcium and vitamin D metabolism

Craig Langman*

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During the past review year, researchers have discovered the molecular pathogeneses of disorders of calcium, vitamin D and bone. This review discusses the roles of the extracellular calcium sensor, the renal 25- hydroxyvitamin D-1- α-hydroxylase, the vitamin D receptor, and new factors for bone cell embryogenesis and function as a way of introduction to this exciting area of medicine. (C) 2000 Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Inc.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)135-139
Number of pages5
JournalCurrent Opinion in Pediatrics
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 3 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health


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