Vitamin K supplementation increases vitamin K tissue levels but fails to counteract ectopic calcification in a mouse model for pseudoxanthoma elasticum

Theo G. M. F. Gorgels*, Jan H. Waarsing, Marjolein Herfs, Danielle Versteeg, Frank Schoensiegel, Toshiro Sato, Reinier O. Schlingemann, Boris Ivandic, Cees Vermeer, Leon J. Schurgers, Arthur A B Bergen

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30 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1125-1135
JournalJournal of Molecular Medicine
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2011


  • Pseudoxanthoma elasticum
  • ABC transporter
  • Vitamin K
  • Ectopic calcification
  • Vascular calcification
  • Connective tissue
  • Cardiovascular
  • Vitamins
  • Calcium metabolism
  • Mouse models

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