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Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 475975, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/475975
Research Article

Associations of C-Reactive Protein to Indices of Vascular Health and the Influence of Serum 25(OH)D Status in Healthy Adults

1Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
2Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
3Vascular Biology and Hypertension Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
4Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA

Received 21 June 2012; Accepted 22 August 2012

Academic Editor: Christel Lamberg-Allardt

Copyright © 2012 Ambika P. Ashraf et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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