Christian M Girgis

Summary

Affiliation: Garvan Institute of Medical Research
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The roles of vitamin D in skeletal muscle: form, function, and metabolism
    Christian M Girgis
    Garvan Institute of Medical Research, 384 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
    Endocr Rev 34:33-83. 2013
  2. pmc The vitamin D receptor (VDR) is expressed in skeletal muscle of male mice and modulates 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) uptake in myofibers
    Christian M Girgis
    Garvan Institute of Medical Research C M G, N M, K M C, J E G, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2010 Faculties of Medicine C M G, M A, R S M, R J C B, J E G and Veterinary Science D R F University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2145 Bosch Institute M A, R S M, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2006 Murdoch Childrens Research Institute P J H, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3000 The Kolling Institute of Medical Research R J C B, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2065 Royal North Shore Hospital R J C B, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2065 Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes J E G, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2145 and St Vincent s Clinical School J E G, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2010
    Endocrinology 155:3227-37. 2014

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint The roles of vitamin D in skeletal muscle: form, function, and metabolism
    Christian M Girgis
    Garvan Institute of Medical Research, 384 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
    Endocr Rev 34:33-83. 2013
    ..This is a vibrant field of research and one that continues to extend the frontiers of knowledge of vitamin D's broad functional repertoire...
  2. pmc The vitamin D receptor (VDR) is expressed in skeletal muscle of male mice and modulates 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25OHD) uptake in myofibers
    Christian M Girgis
    Garvan Institute of Medical Research C M G, N M, K M C, J E G, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2010 Faculties of Medicine C M G, M A, R S M, R J C B, J E G and Veterinary Science D R F University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2145 Bosch Institute M A, R S M, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2006 Murdoch Childrens Research Institute P J H, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3000 The Kolling Institute of Medical Research R J C B, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2065 Royal North Shore Hospital R J C B, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2065 Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes J E G, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2145 and St Vincent s Clinical School J E G, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2010
    Endocrinology 155:3227-37. 2014
    ..No such response was seen in myofibers from VDR knockout mice. In summary, VDR is expressed in skeletal muscle, and vitamin D regulates gene expression and modulates ligand-dependent uptake of 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 in primary myofibers...