Vitamin D receptor found in human sperm.

Abstract

OBJECTIVES Several animal studies have suggested that vitamin D and the vitamin D receptor (VDR) play a role in male fertility. The mechanism of action in the testis and the interaction with sperm is unknown. The presence of the VDR on sperm has never been demonstrated. The objective of this pilot study was to investigate the presence of the VDR on human… (More)

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