Effect of Vitamin D Treatment on Serum Sclerostin Level


Acibucu F., Dokmetas H. S. , Acibucu D. O. , Kilicli F., Aydemir M., Cakmak E.

EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & DIABETES, vol.125, no.9, pp.634-637, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 125 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0035-1559790
  • Title of Journal : EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGY & DIABETES
  • Page Numbers: pp.634-637

Abstract

Objective Sclerostin is an osteocyte-secreted endogenous inhibitor of Wnt signaling. Several systemic and local factors have been suggested as possible regulators of sclerostin expression by osteocytes. In this study, we examined the effect of vitamin D treatment on sclerostin levels.