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Red
Submitted by Red on Sat, 2009-02-21 17:15

 In addition to its importance for inducing antimicrobial peptides, studies suggest that Vitamin D may help control infections through other mechanisms.   The following study suggests that Vitamin D may be important for controlling intracellular infections by down-regulating tryptophan-aspartate-containing coat protein (TACO) gene expression: