Samantha Kimball

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Location: Toronto, Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Randomized comparison of the effects of the vitamin D3 adequate intake versus 100 mcg (4000 IU) per day on biochemical responses and the wellbeing of patients
    Reinhold Vieth
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Toronto, Canada
    Nutr J 3:8. 2004
  2. pmc Vitamin D and multiple sclerosis hospital admissions in Scotland
    G Disanto
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Roosevelt Drive, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7BN, UK
    QJM 104:1001-3. 2011
  3. pmc Cholecalciferol plus calcium suppresses abnormal PBMC reactivity in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Samantha Kimball
    Departments of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2826-34. 2011
  4. doi request reprint The ratio of serum 24,25-dihydroxyvitamin D(3) to 25-hydroxyvitamin D(3) is predictive of 25-hydroxyvitamin D(3) response to vitamin D(3) supplementation
    Dennis Wagner
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 126:72-7. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Urinary calcium response to high dose vitamin D3 with calcium supplementation in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Samantha M Kimball
    University of Toronto, Department of Nutritional Sciences and Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X5
    Clin Biochem 44:930-2. 2011
  6. pmc A phase I/II dose-escalation trial of vitamin D3 and calcium in multiple sclerosis
    J M Burton
    Division of Neurology, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Neurology 74:1852-9. 2010
  7. pmc Short- and long-term safety of weekly high-dose vitamin D3 supplementation in school children
    Joyce Maalouf
    Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Bliss Street, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:2693-701. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Self-prescribed high-dose vitamin D3: effects on biochemical parameters in two men
    Samantha Kimball
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Ann Clin Biochem 45:106-10. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint A comparison of automated methods for the quantitation of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D
    Samantha M Kimball
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mt Sinai Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Biochem 40:1305-10. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Safety of vitamin D3 in adults with multiple sclerosis
    Samantha M Kimball
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:645-51. 2007

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Publications12

  1. pmc Randomized comparison of the effects of the vitamin D3 adequate intake versus 100 mcg (4000 IU) per day on biochemical responses and the wellbeing of patients
    Reinhold Vieth
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Toronto, Canada
    Nutr J 3:8. 2004
    ..For adults, vitamin D intake of 100 mcg (4000 IU)/day is physiologic and safe. The adequate intake (AI) for older adults is 15 mcg (600 IU)/day, but there has been no report focusing on use of this dose...
  2. pmc Vitamin D and multiple sclerosis hospital admissions in Scotland
    G Disanto
    Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Roosevelt Drive, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7BN, UK
    QJM 104:1001-3. 2011
  3. pmc Cholecalciferol plus calcium suppresses abnormal PBMC reactivity in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Samantha Kimball
    Departments of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 96:2826-34. 2011
    ..The active metabolite of vitamin D, 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D [1,25(OH)(2)D], is a potent modulator of immune cells in vitro...
  4. doi request reprint The ratio of serum 24,25-dihydroxyvitamin D(3) to 25-hydroxyvitamin D(3) is predictive of 25-hydroxyvitamin D(3) response to vitamin D(3) supplementation
    Dennis Wagner
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 126:72-7. 2011
    ..The 24,25:25VD(3) ratio may therefore have clinical utility as a marker for VD(3) catabolism and a predictor of serum 25VD(3) response to VD(3) supplementation...
  5. doi request reprint Urinary calcium response to high dose vitamin D3 with calcium supplementation in patients with multiple sclerosis
    Samantha M Kimball
    University of Toronto, Department of Nutritional Sciences and Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1X5
    Clin Biochem 44:930-2. 2011
    ..To characterize the effect of vitamin D(3) intake on urinary calcium:creatinine ratios across predefined ranges of serum 25(OH)D...
  6. pmc A phase I/II dose-escalation trial of vitamin D3 and calcium in multiple sclerosis
    J M Burton
    Division of Neurology, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Neurology 74:1852-9. 2010
    ..Our aim was to assess the tolerability of high-dose oral vitamin D and its impact on biochemical, immunologic, and clinical outcomes in patients with MS prospectively...
  7. pmc Short- and long-term safety of weekly high-dose vitamin D3 supplementation in school children
    Joyce Maalouf
    Calcium Metabolism and Osteoporosis Program, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Bliss Street, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:2693-701. 2008
    ..Hypovitaminosis D is prevalent in youth worldwide, but the safety of vitamin D at doses exceeding 200 IU/d is unknown in this age group. We assessed the safety of high doses of vitamin D(3) administered to apparently healthy schoolchildren...
  8. doi request reprint Self-prescribed high-dose vitamin D3: effects on biochemical parameters in two men
    Samantha Kimball
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Ann Clin Biochem 45:106-10. 2008
    ..Close monitoring of biochemical responses confirmed that an increase in urinary calcium:creatinine ratio precedes hypercalcaemia as serum 25(OH)D concentrations rise...
  9. ncbi request reprint A comparison of automated methods for the quantitation of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D
    Samantha M Kimball
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mt Sinai Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    Clin Biochem 40:1305-10. 2007
    ..To compare automated platforms with the routinely used methods in our clinical laboratory for the quantitation of 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] and 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D [1,25(OH)2D]...
  10. ncbi request reprint Safety of vitamin D3 in adults with multiple sclerosis
    Samantha M Kimball
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:645-51. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Vitamin D: a growing perspective
    Samantha Kimball
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Crit Rev Clin Lab Sci 45:339-414. 2008
    ..Here we review the available data concerning vitamin D status and health effects of vitamin D in pregnancy through to and including adolescence...