Vitamin D3 in fat tissue

  title={Vitamin D3 in fat tissue},
  author={Miriam Lippel Blum and Gregory J Dolnikowski and Elias Seyoum and Susan S. Harris and Sarah L. Booth and James Peterson and Edward Saltzman and Bess Dawson-Hughes},
The literature describing vitamin D content of fat tissue is extremely limited. We conducted a pilot study that measured the concentrations of vitamin D3 in the fat tissue and serum of obese adults. These measurements were performed using a new liquid chromatography mass spectrometry (LC/MS) method. The objectives of this study were: to measure and report the vitamin D3 concentration in serum and subcutaneous fat samples from obese individuals and to examine the association of vitamin D3 in fat… CONTINUE READING