Effects of vitamin D on calcium regulation in vitamin-D-deficient pigs given a phytate-phosphorus diet.

@article{Pointillart1986EffectsOV,
  title={Effects of vitamin D on calcium regulation in vitamin-D-deficient pigs given a phytate-phosphorus diet.},
  author={Alain Pointillart and Norman Fontaine and Monique Thomasset},
  journal={The British journal of nutrition},
  year={1986},
  volume={56 3},
  pages={661-9}
}
1. Vitamin-D-deficient pigs were fed on a phytate-phosphorus diet and treated with vitamin D3 (+D) to examine the time-course of adaptative changes in plasma minerals, vitamin D metabolites, parathyroid hormone (PTH) and calcium balance and intestinal Ca-binding protein (CaBP). 2. The 5-week vitamin D repletion (25 micrograms cholecalciferol/kg diet… CONTINUE READING