Hormonal regulation and calcium metabolism in the rabbit.

  title={Hormonal regulation and calcium metabolism in the rabbit.},
  author={Christine Eckermann-Ross},
  journal={The veterinary clinics of North America. Exotic animal practice},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={139-52, vii}
Calcium is an important mineral in homeostasis in all vertebrate animals. It is the most abundant mineral in the body, and is the major component of bones and teeth. In addition, calcium is involved in various vital physiologic processes, including blood coagulation, muscle contraction, membrane permeability, nerve conduction, enzyme activity, and hormone… CONTINUE READING