Accession Number : AD0715697

Title :   Control of Calcium Absorption: Influence of Vitamin D3 Hydroxylation on the Calcium Binding Activity of Duodenal Mucosa.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s) : Morrissey,Robert L. ; Hysell,David K. ; Janik,Willie L.

Report Date : 18 AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : At the 12.5 dosage level, increased mucosal calcium binding activity was induced in chicks treated with vitamin D3 and 25-hydroxycholecalciferol (25-HCC). However, at a more physiological dose of 2.5 only 25-HCC was effective. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CALCIUM, ABSORPTION(BIOLOGICAL)), (*VITAMIN D, CALCIUM), PHYSIOLOGY, INTESTINES, CHICKENS

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE