Title: Study Protocol-Metabolic syndrome, vitamin D and bone status in South Asian women living in Auckland, New Zealand: A randomised, placebo-controlled, double-blind vitamin D intervention
Authors: von Hurst, Pamela R ×
Stonehouse, Welma
Matthys, Christophe
Conlon, Cathryn
Kruger, Marlena C
Coad, Jane #
Issue Date: Jul-2008
Publisher: BioMed Central
Series Title: BMC Public Health vol:8 pages:-
Article number: 267
Abstract: Background: The identification of the vitamin D receptor in the endocrine pancreas suggests a role for vitamin D in insulin secretion. There is also some limited evidence that vitamin D influences insulin resistance, and thus the early stages of the development of type 2 diabetes.
ISSN: 1471-2458
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Non-KU Leuven Association publications
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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