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Vitamin K References

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  11. Does vitamin K2 play a role in the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis for postmenopausal women: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Huang, Z.-B., et al., et al. [ed.] John A. Kanis and Robert Lindsay. 3, Sheffield; West Haverstraw: Springer London, March 2015, Osteoporosis International, Vol. 26, pp. 1175-1186. DOI: 10.1007/s00198-014-2989-6; ISSN: 0937-941X.
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  25. Vitamin K2 suppresses malignancy of HuH7 hepatoma cells via inhibition of connexin 43. Kaneda, M., et al., et al. [ed.] Manfred Schwab. 1, Heidelberg: Elsevier Ireland Ltd., May 8, 2008, Cancer Letters, Vol. 263, pp. 53-60. DOI: 10.1016/j.canlet.2007.12.019; ISSN: 0304-3835.
  26. Vitamin K3 Attenuates Cerulein-Induced Acute Pancreatitis Through Inhibition of the Autophagic Pathway. Chinzei, Ryo, et al., et al. [ed.] Vay Liang W. Go. 1, Los Angeles: Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc., January 28, 2011, Pancreas: Journal of Neuroendocrine Tumors and Pancreatic Diseases and Sciences, Vol. 40, pp. 84-94. DOI: 10.1097/MPA.0b013e3181f69fc9; ISSN: 0885-3177.
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  29. Vitamin K supplementation can improve stability of anticoagulation for patients with unexplained variability in response to warfarin. Sconce, Elizabeth, et al., et al. [ed.] Sanford J. Shattil. 6, Bethesda: The American Society of Hematology, September 15, 2007, Blood, Vol. 109, pp. 2419-2423. DOI: 10.1182/blood-2006-09-049262; ISSN: 0006-4971.
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  31. Vitamin K Dependent Proteins and the Role of Vitamin K2 in the Modulation of Vascular Calcification: A Review. El Asmar, Margueritta S., Naoum, Joseph J. and Arbid, Elias J. [ed.] Ibrahim Al-Zakwani. 3, Muscat: Oman Medical Specialty Board, May 2014, Oman Medical Journal, Vol. 29, pp. 172-177. PMCID: PMC4052396. ISSN: 1999-768x.
  32. The effects of topical vitamin K on bruising after laser treatment. Shah, Neha S., et al., et al. [ed.] Jeffrey D. Bernhard. 2, Shrewsbury: Elsevier Inc., August 2002, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Vol. 47, pp. 241-244. DOI: 10.1016/S0190-9622(02)00053-1; ISSN: 0190-9622.
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  34. Effect of Vitamin K Supplementation on Insulin Resistance in Older Men and Women. Yoshida, Makiko, et al., et al. [ed.] Vivian A. Fonseca. 11, Alexandria: American Diabetes Association, November 2008, Diabetes Care, Vol. 31, pp. 2092-2096. DOI: 10.2337/dc08-1204; ISSN: 0149-5992.
  35. Vitamin K Acupuncture Point Injection for Severe Primary Dysmenorrhea: An International Pilot Study. Wang, Li, et al., et al. [ed.] George D. Lundberg. 4, New York: WebMD LLC, December 27, 2004, Medscape General Medicine, Vol. 6, p. 45. PMCID: PMC1480551. ISSN: 1531-0132.
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  37. Menadione (vitamin K) enhances the antibiotic activity of drugs by cell membrane permeabilization mechanism. Andrade, Jacqueline C., et al., et al. [ed.] Abdullah S. Alhomida. Riyadh: Elsevier B.V.: King Saud University, October 21, 2015, Saudi Journal of Biological Sciences, Vol. In press. DOI: 10.1016/j.sjbs.2015.09.004; ISSN: 1319-562X.
  38. Vitamin K Status and Mortality After Kidney Transplantation: A Cohort Study. Keyzer, Charlotte A., et al., et al. [ed.] Andrew S. Levey. 3, Boston: Elsevier B.V., March 2015, American Journal of Kidney Diseases, Vol. 65, pp. 474-483. DOI: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2014.09.014; ISSN: 0272-6386.
  39. Combination of vitamin K2 and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor ameliorates cumulative recurrence of hepatocellular carcinoma. Yoshiji, Hitoshi, et al., et al. [ed.] Massimo Colombo. 2, Milan: Elsevier Inc.: European Association for the Study of the Liver, August 2009, Journal of Hepatology, Vol. 51, pp. 315-321. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhep.2009.04.011; ISSN: 0168-8278.
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  46. Vitamin K cream reduces reactions at the injection site in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis treated with subcutaneous interferon beta - VIKING study. Lanzillo, Roberta, et al., et al. [ed.] Alan Thompson. 9, London: SAGE Publications, August 2015, Multiple Sclerosis Journal, Vol. 21, pp. 1215-1218. DOI: 10.1177/1352458514562989; ISSN: 1352-4585.
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  51. Potential role of vitamin K in radiological progression of early knee osteoarthritis patients. El-Brashy, Abd-El Wahab S., et al., et al. [ed.] Tamer A Gheita. 3, Cairo: Elsevier B.V.: Egyptian Society for Joint Diseases and Arthritis, July 2016, The Egyptian Rheumatologist, Vol. 38, pp. 217-223. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejr.2016.03.001; ISSN: 1110-1164.
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  53. Hop rho iso-alpha acids, berberine, vitamin D3 and vitamin K1 favorably impact biomarkers of bone turnover in postmenopausal women in a 14-week trial. Holick, Michael F., et al., et al. [ed.] Yoshiki Seino. 3, Osaka: Springer Japan; Japanese Society for Bone and Mineral Research, May 2010, Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism, Vol. 28, pp. 342-350. DOI: 10.1007/s00774-009-0141-z; ISSN: 0914-8779.
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