What is it about?

Genetic analysis of one specific promotor region of Cytochrome 450 gene to identify how their variations is related to serum vitamin D level in Bangladeshi adults. It was found that one of the specific alleles was associated woth low serum vitamin D level of the study population in this current study

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Why is it important?

It can explain one of the causes of vitamin D deficiency in Bangladeshi adults


It could explain one of the specific genetic reasons behind the vitamin D deficiency among Bangladeshi adults, so we can take the early measures to protect the community from vitamin D deficiency disorders.

Dr. Kazi Lutfar Rahman
Sir Salimullah Medical College

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This page is a summary of: Genetic variations of CYP2R1 (rs10741657) in Bangladeshi adults with low serum 25(OH)D level—A pilot study, PLoS ONE, November 2021, PLOS, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0260298.
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