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The Vitamin D–antimicrobial Peptide Pathway and Its Role in Protection against Infection

Vitamin D PLEASE NOTE!!!

"Suppression of the adaptive immune system ... by vitamin D [is] probably beneficial for conditions that involve autoimmunity;... however, it could prove detrimental for some infections." [page 2].

"Rajapakse R, Mousli M, Pfaff AW et al.: 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3 induces splenocyte apoptosis and enhances BALB/C mice sensitivity to toxoplasmosis. J. Steroid Biochem. Mol. Biol. 96(2), 179–185 (2005)....Afficher la suite