Effects of sunlight on behavior and 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in two species of Old World fruit bats

@inproceedings{Southworth2013EffectsOS,
  title={Effects of sunlight on behavior and 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels in two species of Old World fruit bats},
  author={Lizabeth O. Southworth and Michael F Holick and Tai C. Chen and Thomas H. Kunz},
  booktitle={Dermato-endocrinology},
  year={2013}
}
UNLABELLED It has long been accepted that most vertebrate animals meet their vitamin D requirements from exposure of skin to UV-B (UV-B) radiation. Many factors affect this endogenous synthesis of vitamin D, including season, latitude, time of day, age, presence of hair, and degree of skin pigmentation. Most bats roost in dark places by day and forage at… CONTINUE READING