calcium metabolism

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calcium metabolism

A general term referring to the constellation of ionic checks and balances which maintain Ca2+ homeostasis in the body.

calcium metabolism

The constellation of ionic checks & balances that maintain Ca2+ homeostasis in the blood and tissues. See Calcium.
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Vitamin D aids in calcium homeostasis and calcium and phosphate absorption.
An endocrinologist is the ideal doctor to manage calcium homeostasis disorders and metabolic bone diseases.
Thus, these results suggest that repeated blast exposures lead to an imbalance in the regulation of calcium homeostasis in different regions of the brain that can directly influence the central auditory processing and lead to auditory impairment.
It exports calcium ions out of the cell, so it plays a critical role in maintaining intracellular calcium homeostasis, thereby influencing platelet activation and aggregation, the cardiologist explained.
The objectives of this study were to determine the interaction effects of prepartum and postpartum diets with different levels of DCAD on plasma and urine concentration of mineral elements, acid-base balance, calcium homeostasis, DMI, milk production and health status in dairy cows.
An introduction offers two-page spreads on musculoskeletal structure and function, calcium homeostasis and bone metabolism, history and examination, and imaging.
Studies of calcium homeostasis responses during pregnancy have shown increase in both intestinal calcium absorption and urinary calcium excretion during pregnancy and increase rate of bone turnover during pregnancy [31, 32].
Studies in laboratory animals have reported altered behavior, synaptic plasticity, developmental neuroanatomical processes, neurotransmitter release/update, ion-channel functioning, calcium homeostasis, and intracellular signaling pathways after exposure to PBDEs.
Ryanodine receptor 1 mutations, dysregulation of calcium homeostasis and neuromuscular disorders.
However, no study has been reported to investigate the effects of PUFAs on calcium homeostasis and calcium regulatory hormones.
Authors review the molecular mechanisms regulating sodium and calcium homeostasis being targeted in basic and clinical research.
9:15 TARGETING TRYPANOSOMA BRUCEI CALCIUM ATPASES AND CHANNELS: A POTENTIAL STRATEGY FOR DISRUPTING CALCIUM HOMEOSTASIS, Kiantra Ramey * (1), Zuzana Kucerova (2), Winston Thompson (1) and Jonathan K.