Increased vitamin D binding protein levels are associated with irritable bowel syndrome


Borekci E., KILIÇ M. , Ozan Z., Borekci H., YILDIRIM T. , Gocmen Y., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI, vol.46, no.4, pp.415-424, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/tjb-2020-0305
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.415-424
  • Keywords: biochemical markers, IBS subtypes, inflammation, irritable bowel syndrome, vitamin D, vitamin D binding protein, vitamin D receptor, PATHOPHYSIOLOGY, DIAGNOSIS, RISK

Abstract

Objectives: There is no reliable and valid biomarker to identify Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and its subtypes. The aim of this study is to explore potential serum biomarkers that may be associated with IBS subtypes, particularly in the vitamin D pathway.