Serum concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D and immunoglobulins in an older Swiss cohort: results of the Senior Labor Study

@inproceedings{Sakem2013SerumCO,
  title={Serum concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D and immunoglobulins in an older Swiss cohort: results of the Senior Labor Study},
  author={Benjamin Sakem and Cristina Nock and Zeno Stanga and Pedro Medina and Urs Nydegger and Martin Risch and Lorenz Risch},
  booktitle={BMC medicine},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Vitamin D and the components of humoral immunity play important roles in human health. Older people have lower 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) serum levels than younger adults. We aimed to determine the levels of 25(OH)D serum concentrations in healthy senior citizens and to study their relationship to the levels of components of humoral immunity. METHODS A total of 1,470 healthy Swiss men and women, 60 years or older, were recruited for this study. A total of 179 subjects dropped… CONTINUE READING
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