Document Type: Review Article

Author

Department of Dermatology, Rasoul Akram Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Abstract

There are many immune mediated disorders with the corroborated role of vitamin D or Vitamin D Receptor (VDR) gene polymorphisms in their pathogenesis, immunologic regulation, and disease characteristics. Therefore, in this review, we searched PubMed data base in regard to the role of VDR gene polymorphisms in common autoimmune disorders, emphasizing on dermatologic diseases.

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