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Research Sheds Light on Vitamin D's Role in Immunity
Date:10/12/2011

ty Service Professor, Jack and Joan Jacobson Professor of Public Health, and department of immunology and infectious diseases and department of global health and population at Harvard, said in the news release.

The researchers added that more research is needed to determine if vitamin D supplements boost human resistance to TB and other infections.

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The U.S. National Institutes of Health provides more information on vitamin D.

-- Mary Elizabeth Dallas

SOURCE: University of California, Los Angeles, news release, Oct. 12, 2011


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