Effect of vitamin D deficiency and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 on rat heart metabolism.

@article{Stio1994EffectOV,
  title={Effect of vitamin D deficiency and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 on rat heart metabolism.},
  author={Maria Stio and B Lunghi and Teresa Iantomasi and Maria Teresa Vincenzini and Cristina Treves},
  journal={Journal of molecular and cellular cardiology},
  year={1994},
  volume={26 11},
  pages={1421-8}
}
The purpose of this study was to investigate whether vitamin D3 deficiency and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 treatment affect some aspects of heart metabolism in the rat. To this end, five experimental groups were studied: (1) the control group of the vitamin D3 supplemented rats (Group A); (2) rachitic rats (Group B); (3) rachitic rats treated with 1,25… CONTINUE READING