Scientific Studies

Vitamin D stimulates Cathelicidins and Defensins to lower viral replication rates Reduces  concentrations of pro-inflammatory cytokines that produce inflammation and injures to the lining of the lungs Vitamin D increases concentrations of anti-inflammatory cytokines A study conducted in Connecticut revealed that Vitamin D concentrations of 38ng/ml or more...

Calcitriol has been found to induce the transcription of antimicrobial peptides – such as cathelicidin and defensin Functional VDR has been identified in almost all immune cells, including neutrophils and antigen-presenting cells In vitro studies have shown that vitamin D decreases the expression of pro-inflammatory cytokines and...