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VDRVitamin D Receptor
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VDRVoyage Data Recorder (Shipborne Black Box)
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VDRVariable Data Rate
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VDRVHF Data Radio
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VDRValor Diario Recomendado (Spanish: Recommended Daily Value)
VDRVolumetric Diffusive Respiration
VDRVoltage Dependent Resistor
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VDRValidation Data Roadmap (aviation)
VDRVehicle Design Rules (gaming)
VDRVice-Dean / Research
VDRVendor Discrepancy Report
VDRVoice Digitization Rate
VDRVeterinary Dentistry Report
VDRVoltage Detector Reset
VDRVulcan Drifter Riders
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In knockout male mice, VDR null mutant were found to have gonadal insufficiency.
Spearman correlation test was used to determine the correlation between serum VDR levels and bacterial index.
In Saudi Arabia, a recent study found that VDR genetic variants were significantly associated with T2DM as well as cholesterol disorders that are often associated with type 2 diabetes - dyslipidemia, hypertriglyceridemia, and low high-density lipoproteins (HDL) levels.
Effect of Budesonide and Calcitriol on the Expression of GR, VDR, and RXR in Asthmatic Mice.
Human umbilical vein endothelial cells (HUVECs) were divided into four groups based on treatment, as follows: 200 [micro]g/ml of HSA and 100 mg/dl of glucose (normal group); 200 [micro]g/ml of AGE-HSA and 250 mg/dl of glucose (diabetic group); 200 [micro]g/ml of AGE-HSA and 250 mg/dl of glucose with vitamin D (50 ng/ml) (VD treatment group); and 200 [micro]g/ml of AGE-HSA, 250 mg/dl of glucose, vitamin D (50 ng/ml), and VDR siRNA (VD antagonist group).
Logistic regression analysis showed that there was no significant association of these studied SNPs in the VDR gene regarding the severity of childhood ASD (Table 4).
The results in Figure 2 showed that the 25(OH)D receptor (VDR) mRNA expression in hypertension group was lower than that in control group(P=0.003), even after adjusted BMI (P=0.017).
The importance of the vitamin D-endo/para/autocrine system is further confirmed by the correlation between T1D development, osteoporosis, and the presence of functionally defective alleles in Cyp27b1 and Vdr genes [10, 11].
The aim of this study was to measure the concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH) D), IL-17, IL-23 and TGF-[beta], and the expression of CYP27B1 and VDR, in the decidua of women with RSA in the first trimester of pregnancy.
[1] Vitamin D receptor (VDR) is a member of the steroid hormone receptor family that binds the active form of Vitamin D (1,2,5-dihydroxyvitamin D3) and interacts with the target cell nuclei to produce variety of biological effects.