Posted by: Kevin G. Parker, D.C.
PubMed.gov: Do low vitamin D levels cause problems of waste removal in patients with SLE?
Munoz LE, Schiller M, Zhao Y, Voll RE, Schett G, Herrmann M. (Professor Luis Munoz and colleagues from Erlangen University Hospital in Germany)
Full article: Do low vitamin D levels cause problems of waste removal in patients with SLE?
Professor Munoz: “Considering these robust epidemiological data, one might believe that vitamin D deficiency plays a pivotal role in the multifaceted aetiopathogenesis of autoimmunity that deserves further scientific research to pinpoint the mechanisms of action of vitamin D in the phagocytosis and clearance of dying cells.”
Vit D and Lupus-SLE-Rheumatology 2012