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Vitamin D and the Immune System – chapter Aug 2019

Mir Hojjat Khorasanizadeh, Mahsa Eskian, Carlos A. Camargo Jr., and Nima Rezaei


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263 items in Immunity category

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Virus category listing has 1369 items along with related searches

Overview Influenza and vitamin D
Vitamin D helps both the innate and adaptive immune systems fight COVID-19 – Jan 2022
Vitamin D aids the clearing out of old cells (autophagy) – many studies
600,000 IU of Vitamin D (total) allowed previously weak immune systems to fight off a virus antigen - Nov 2020
Search for treg OR "t-cell" in VitaminDWiki 1440 items as of Jan 2020
228 VitaminDWiki pages contained "infection" in title (June 2024)
Search VitaminDWik for BACTERIA in title 25 items as of Aug 2019
Vitamin D and the Immune System – chapter Aug 2019
7X less risk of influenza if Vitamin D levels higher than 30 ng – Oct 2017
Common cold prevented and treated by Vitamin D, Vitamin C, Zinc, and Echinacea – review April 2018
Vitamin D improves T Cell immunity – RCT Feb 2016
Immune system - great 11-minute animated video - Aug 2021
   Only the brain is more complex, nothing about Vitamin D

18 titles in VitaminDWiki contained INNATE or ADAPTIVE as of Jan 2023
Increasing publications on vitamin D and Infection

48 studies are in both Immunity and Virus categories

Autoimmune category starts with

See also web: consensus that ~50 diseases are autoimmune, ~50 more are suspected:

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DBP VitD-binding protein,
IL interleukin,
IFN interferon,
TLR toll-like receptor,
Th T-helper,
NOD nucleotide-binding oligomerization domain-containing protein 2,
MDP muramyl dipeptide,
VDR VitD receptor
IKK I kappa B kinase,
MKP mitogen-activated protein kinase phosphatase,
VDRE VitD-responsive element,
CAMP cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide,
NF-κB nuclear factor-kappa B,
RXR retinoid X receptor



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