Vitamin D Reduces Inflammation-induced Contractility and Remodeling of Asthmatic Human Airway Smooth Muscle.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Although multiple clinical studies have found an association between vitamin D (Vit D) deficiency and asthma, a recent clinical study suggested lack of therapeutic effect of Vit D supplementation. Nonetheless, the mechanisms by which Vit D influences airway structure and function in the context of inflammation and asthma remains undefined. In… (More)
DOI: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201508-540MG

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