Vitamin D receptor gene polymorphisms, muscle mass and muscular explosive strength in elite soccer players

Myosotis Massidda, Carla Maria Calò, Francesco Piras, Marcello Cominu & Marco Scorcu
Objective: Vitamin D receptor (VDR) polymorphism is reported to be associated with muscle mass and strength [ref:1], but the evidences for this is limited and conflicting. The present study examined the association between the polymorphisms of VDR gene BsmI, ApaI and FokI and muscular mass[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]