Intestinal calcium absorption: a vitamin D-hormone-mediated adaptive response.

Abstract

The process of intestinal calcium absorption represents the mechanism for dietary calcium to enter into the physiological processes that contribute both to the skeletal growth of the organism and to the maintenance of calcium homeostasis (both intracellular and extracellular). Because there is a large variation worldwide in the availability of dietary… (More)

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@article{Norman1990IntestinalCA, title={Intestinal calcium absorption: a vitamin D-hormone-mediated adaptive response.}, author={Anthony W. Norman}, journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition}, year={1990}, volume={51 2}, pages={290-300} }