Hormonal Regulation of Phosphate Transport in the Differentiating Chick Small Intestine

  • Heide Sing Cross
  • Meinrad Peterlik
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 151)


The intestine is the prime target organ of vitamin D where the sterol, by virtue of its active metabolite 1,25-dihydroxy-vitamin D3, promotes calcium and inorganic phosphate (Pi) absorption (for review see Wasserman, 1981).


Hormonal Regulation Phosphate Transport Embryonic Chick Prime Target Organ Inhibitor Actinomycin 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Heide Sing Cross
    • 1
  • Meinrad Peterlik
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of General and Experimental PathologyUniversity of ViennaAustria

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