A new study suggests vitamin D helps decrease expression of receptors responsible for the pathogenesis of lupus, thereby reducing autoimmune activity.
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Systemic lupus erythematosis and vitamin D deficiency are associated with shorter telomere length among African Americans, according to a study published last week in PLOS ONE.
Researchers at the Chaim Sheba Medical Center in Israel recently reviewed the evidence that vitamin D is involved in autoimmune disorders.
Researchs found that people with systemic lupus erythematosis have a higher risk of vitamin D deficiency during times of active disease ‘flare.’
Open study shows that vitamin D is beneficial, normalizing T regulatory cells and showing positive clinical results for patients with SLE.
A group from Iran, led by Dr. Bonakdar, discovered, once again, that vitamin D levels are inversely associated with markers of SLE disease activity.
Brazilian group conduct a study to measure relationship between vitamin D and mild systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). They also review all the literature on the subject.
Dr Cannell highlights a new journal article about vitamin D deficiency and lupus.