A study in the rat of the interaction between the effects of calcium and phosphorus content of the diet at two different levels and the presence or absence of vitamin D.

@article{Harrand1966ASI,
  title={A study in the rat of the interaction between the effects of calcium and phosphorus content of the diet at two different levels and the presence or absence of vitamin D.},
  author={R B Harrand and R. Malcolm Green and R. L. Hartles},
  journal={The British journal of nutrition},
  year={1966},
  volume={20 1},
  pages={55-60}
}
I. Four groups of weanling rats were maintained on diets containing either 0 1 2 % or 0.24 yo of both calcium and phosphorus, in the presence and absence of added ergocalciferol. 2. Increase in mineral intake or the provision of vitamin D increased the final body-weight, with a significant interaction between the two factors. 3. Serum Ca and P… CONTINUE READING