Tag Archives: genes
21 March 2013
Does vitamin D influence our genes?
Researchers studied the genes of 11 children with vitamin D deficiency comparing them to 11 matched controls.Continue reading
19 March 2013
Gene expression and vitamin D: What’s the link?
Anywhere from 3% to 10% of the active human genome is directly or indirectly signaled by vitamin D, including genes with a role in depression.Continue reading
19 March 2012
Vitamin D and DNA repair genes: a closer look
Dr Cannell reviews a paper covering the influence vitamin D has on DNA repair genes and its role in repairing DNA “double stranded breaks.”Continue reading
20 December 2011
Vitamin D receptor sites on the human genome
Dr. Cannell reviews a paper on vitamin D receptor sites on the human genome.Continue reading
29 August 2011
Genes and inheritance
Dr. Cannell mulls over genes, inheritance and vitamin D.Continue reading