Associations Between Vitamin D Receptor Polymorphisms and Susceptibility to Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease: A Meta-analysis
Inflammatory bowel diseases | 3 Apr 2012
LN Xue, KQ Xu, W Zhang, Q Wang, J Wu and XY Wang
: Several polymorphisms have been identified in the vitamin D receptor (VDR) gene, while their roles in the incidence of ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn’s disease (CD) are conflicting. This meta-analysis was designed to clarify the impact of these polymorphisms on UC and CD risk.
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