Connecting vitamin D to gene expression in pregnant African Americans
Sheila L. Jordan, MPH, BSN, RN; Anne Dunlop, MPH, MD; Alicia Smith, PhD; Carolyn Reilly, PhD, RN -- Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing and School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Vin Tangpricha, MD, PhD, School of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Lipids, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
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Vitamin D potentially plays a role in maternal health outcomes partly through the regulation of genes linked to vital physiologic processes. This study investigates the relationship between serum vitamin D and gene expression in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of pregnant African Americans in the southeastern United States.
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