Conference - Vitamin D: Mechanisms in Health and Disease

On 30th March the MRC and Asthma UK Centre in Allergic Mechanisms of Asthma and the Centre for Health Sciences at Barts and the London Medical School co-hosted an international conference of over 250 delegates devoted to understanding the health effects of vitamin D. Expert speakers from USA, Italy, Belgium, Germany and London, including our own Kasia Hawrylowics and Adrian Martineau, covered epidemiological, immunological, genetic and public health aspects of vitamin D. Health areas addressed included type 1 and 2 diabetes, tuberculosis, asthma, multiple sclerosis, dermatology, autoimmune disease, and the gut. The conference attracted coverage from major media including BBC Radio 4.

Click here to listen to the interview 

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