Enzyme lowers vitamin D’s anti-cancer abilities

March 2nd, 2011 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 2 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center have discovered that an enzyme, which plays a role in metabolizing vitamin D, can predict lung cancer survival.Previous ... Read more...

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Vitamin D may protect against nuclear radiation

November 8th, 2008 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): A radiological health expert has suggested that an active form of vitamin D can protect against damage from low levels of radiation.Daniel Hayes, Ph.D., of the New ... Read more...

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Vitamin D reduces mortality rate in kidney patients

May 8th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 8 (IANS) Activated vitamin D administered to patients with moderate to severe chronic kidney disease (CKD) reduces mortality by a fourth, according to the latest findings. The findings are based ... Read more...

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