Home Bratislava Medical Journal 2020 Bratislava Medical Journal Vol.121, No.5, p.366–369,2020

Journal info


 


Published Monthly, in English
Founded: 1919
ISSN 0006-9248
(E)ISSN 1336-0345

Impact factor 0.859

 

Aims and Scope
Editorial Info
Submission Guidelines

Select Journal







Webshop Cart

Your Cart is currently empty.

Info: Your browser does not accept cookies. To put products into your cart and purchase them you need to enable cookies.

Bratislava Medical Journal Vol.121, No.5, p.366–369,2020

Title: A possible connection between circulating 25-hydroxy-vitamin D and molecular response in chronic myeloid leukemia
Author: G. Fusun, G. O. Gonca, B. K. Ugur, A. Saliha, C. Mehmet, S. Kaan, F. Y. Asu, K. P. Bahriye

Abstract: OBJECTIVE: In this study we aimed to evaluate whether there is a link between circulating 25-OH-D levels and molecular response in chronic myeloid leukemia (CML).
MATERIAL AND METHOD: A total of 61 patients with CML (31 women, 30 men) were recruited in this cross-sectional study.
RESULTS: Binary logistic regression analysis demonstrated that increased vitamin D levels were independently associated with molecular response in subjects with CML.
CONCLUSION: Our results indicated for the first time in the literature that severe deficiency of vitamin D was independently associated with molecular unresponsiveness in subjects with CML. 25-OH-D may be contributing to molecular response in the patients (Tab. 3, Ref. 24).

Keywords: chronic myeloid leukemia, vitamin D deficiency, molecular response.
Published online: 29-Apr-2020
Year: 2020, Volume: 121, Issue: 5 Page From: 366, Page To: 369
doi:10.4149/BLL_2020_059


download file



© AEPress s.r.o
Copyright notice: For any permission to reproduce, archive or otherwise use the documents in the ELiS, please contact AEP.