The Vitamin D Receptor Is Required for Mouse Hair Cycle Progression but Not for Maintenance of the Epidermal Stem Cell Compartment

J Invest Dermatol. 2008 Aug;128(8):2113-7. doi: 10.1038/jid.2008.43. Epub 2008 Mar 13.

Publication types

  • Letter
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Carcinogens / pharmacology
  • Cell Cycle / drug effects
  • Cell Proliferation / drug effects
  • Epidermal Cells
  • Epidermis / drug effects
  • Epidermis / metabolism*
  • Hair Follicle / cytology
  • Hair Follicle / drug effects
  • Hair Follicle / metabolism*
  • Keratinocytes / cytology
  • Keratinocytes / drug effects
  • Keratinocytes / metabolism
  • Mice
  • Mice, Knockout
  • Receptors, Calcitriol / genetics
  • Receptors, Calcitriol / metabolism*
  • Stem Cells / cytology
  • Stem Cells / drug effects
  • Stem Cells / metabolism*
  • Tetradecanoylphorbol Acetate / pharmacology

Substances

  • Carcinogens
  • Receptors, Calcitriol
  • Tetradecanoylphorbol Acetate