Role of K vitamins in the regulation of tissue calcification

J Bone Miner Metab. 2001;19(4):201-6. doi: 10.1007/s007740170021.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Arteries / physiopathology
  • Calcification, Physiologic*
  • Calcinosis
  • Calcium-Binding Proteins / physiology
  • Cartilage / physiology
  • Extracellular Matrix Proteins*
  • Humans
  • Nutritional Requirements
  • Organ Specificity
  • Osteogenesis / physiology
  • Vascular Diseases / physiopathology
  • Vitamin K / chemistry
  • Vitamin K / physiology*

Substances

  • Calcium-Binding Proteins
  • Extracellular Matrix Proteins
  • matrix Gla protein
  • Vitamin K