Sunlight, season, skin pigmentation, vitamin D, and 25-hydroxyvitamin D: integral components of the vitamin D endocrine system

Am J Clin Nutr. 1998 Jun;67(6):1108-10. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/67.6.1108.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Editorial
  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • African Continental Ancestry Group
  • Cholecalciferol / biosynthesis*
  • Endocrine System / metabolism
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • Humans
  • Photobiology
  • Seasons
  • Skin / chemistry
  • Skin / metabolism*
  • Skin Pigmentation
  • Sunlight*
  • Vitamin D / analogs & derivatives*
  • Vitamin D / blood
  • Vitamin D / metabolism

Substances

  • Vitamin D
  • Cholecalciferol
  • 25-hydroxyvitamin D