Chapter 14. The Mode of Action of Vitamin D

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch. and
  2. Cecilia M. O'Connor B.Sc.
  1. R. Nicolaysen and
  2. N. Eeg-Larsen

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470715222.ch14

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Bone Structure and Metabolism

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Bone Structure and Metabolism

How to Cite

Nicolaysen, R. and Eeg-Larsen, N. (1956) The Mode of Action of Vitamin D, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Bone Structure and Metabolism (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and C. M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470715222.ch14

Author Information

  1. Johan Throne Holst's Nutritional Research Institute, University of Oslo

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1956

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470714744

Online ISBN: 9780470715222

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Keywords:

  • calcium;
  • adult rats;
  • small intestine;
  • vitamin D;
  • phosphate absorption

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The absorption of calcium

  • Tubular reabsorption of phosphates

  • The metabolic pattern of Ca and P

  • Calcium and inorganic phosphate in the blood

  • VThe effect of vitamin D on growth

  • Summary

  • References

  • Discussion