[Genetic polymorphism of vitamin D receptor and osteoporosis].

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BACKGROUND Genetic factors condition an important part of bone mass. The role of vitamin D receptor polymorphism (VDR) as genetic marker of osteoporosis is a matter of discussion. We have studied the possible influence of VDR on bone remodelling, calciotropic hormones, on the presence of osteoporosis and osteoporotic bone fractures. PATIENTS, CONTROL… (More)

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@article{Henrquez1998GeneticPO, title={[Genetic polymorphism of vitamin D receptor and osteoporosis].}, author={Manuel Sosa Henr{\'i}quez and Armando Torres Ram{\'i}rez and Casimira Dom{\'i}nguez Cabrera and Eduardo Salido and Pedro Saavedra Santana and Ysamar Barrios and J Maria Limi{\~n}ana Ca{\~n}al and Pedro Betancor Le{\'o}n}, journal={Medicina clinica}, year={1998}, volume={110 17}, pages={646-50} }