Cat. No. 4156
Alternative Name: Cholecalciferol
Chemical Name: 9,10-Secocholesta-5,7,10(19)-trien-
Biological ActivityPrecursor of calcifediol (Cat. No. 4036). Naturally occurring form of vitamin D; predominantly active form found in humans.
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Lane (2010) Vitamin D and systemic lupus erythematosus: bones, muscles, and joints. Curr.Rheumatol.Rep. 12 259. PMID: 20429045.
Welsh et al (2003) Vitamin D-3 receptor as a target for breast cancer prevention. J.Nutr. 133 (7 Suppl) 2425S. PMID: 12840219.
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Citations are publications that use Tocris products. Selected citations for Vitamin D3 include:
Lu et al (2016) Generation of serotonin neurons from human pluripotent stem cells. Nat Biotechnol 34 89. PMID: 26655496.
Karadottir et al (2015) Cyclic mechanical stretch down-regulates cathelicidin antimicrobial peptide expression and activates a pro-inflammatory response in human bronchial epithelial cells. J Pharmacol Exp Ther 3 e1483. PMID: 26664810.
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