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Michael F. Holick

Department of Medicine

Section of Endocrinology


and Diabetes



Name/email consistency: high



  • Department of Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Nutrition, and Diabetes, USA. 2004 - 2012
  • Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, 85 East Newton Street, M-1013, USA. 2001 - 2011
  • Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, USA. 2008
  • Vitamin D, Skin and Bone Research Laboratory, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes, USA. 2003 - 2006
  • Boston University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Vitamin D Laboratory, USA. 2005
  • Vitamin D Laboratory, Section of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, USA. 2003


  1. Nutrition: D-iabetes and D-eath D-efying vitamin D. Holick, M.F. Nat. Rev. Endocrinol (2012) [Pubmed]
  2. Vitamin D deficiency in 2010: health benefits of vitamin D and sunlight: a D-bate. Holick, M.F. Nat. Rev. Endocrinol (2011) [Pubmed]
  3. Vitamin D: evolutionary, physiological and health perspectives. Holick, M.F. Curr. Drug. Targets (2011) [Pubmed]
  4. Vitamin D: extraskeletal health. Holick, M.F. Endocrinol. Metab. Clin. North Am. (2010) [Pubmed]
  5. The D-lemma: to screen or not to screen for 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations. Holick, M.F. Clin. Chem. (2010) [Pubmed]
  6. Vitamin D status: measurement, interpretation, and clinical application. Holick, M.F. Ann. Epidemiol (2009) [Pubmed]
  7. Vitamin D: a D-Lightful health perspective. Holick, M.F. Nutr. Rev. (2008) [Pubmed]
  8. Vitamin D2 is as effective as vitamin D3 in maintaining circulating concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D. Holick, M.F., Biancuzzo, R.M., Chen, T.C., Klein, E.K., Young, A., Bibuld, D., Reitz, R., Salameh, W., Ameri, A., Tannenbaum, A.D. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. (2008) [Pubmed]
  9. The vitamin D deficiency pandemic and consequences for nonskeletal health: mechanisms of action. Holick, M.F. Mol. Aspects Med. (2008) [Pubmed]
  10. Vitamin D deficiency: a worldwide problem with health consequences. Holick, M.F., Chen, T.C. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. (2008) [Pubmed]
  11. Vitamin D and sunlight: strategies for cancer prevention and other health benefits. Holick, M.F. Clin. J. Am. Soc. Nephrol (2008) [Pubmed]
  12. Sunlight, UV-radiation, vitamin D and skin cancer: how much sunlight do we need? Holick, M.F. Adv. Exp. Med. Biol. (2008) [Pubmed]
  13. Diabetes and the vitamin d connection. Holick, M.F. Curr. Diab. Rep. (2008) [Pubmed]
  14. Does vitamin D3 dosing schedule influence treatment efficacy in nursing home residents with vitamin D deficiency? Holick, M.F. Nat. Clin. Pract. Endocrinol. Metab (2008) [Pubmed]
  15. Vitamin D deficiency. Holick, M.F. N. Engl. J. Med. (2007) [Pubmed]
  16. High prevalence of vitamin D inadequacy and implications for health. Holick, M.F. Mayo Clin. Proc. (2006) [Pubmed]
  17. Vitamin D: its role in cancer prevention and treatment. Holick, M.F. Prog. Biophys. Mol. Biol. (2006) [Pubmed]
  18. Resurrection of vitamin D deficiency and rickets. Holick, M.F. J. Clin. Invest. (2006) [Pubmed]
  19. The role of vitamin D for bone health and fracture prevention. Holick, M.F. Curr. Osteoporos. Rep (2006) [Pubmed]
  20. Stay tuned to PXR: an orphan actor that may not be D-structive only to bone. Holick, M.F. J. Clin. Invest. (2005) [Pubmed]
  21. Prevalence of Vitamin D inadequacy among postmenopausal North American women receiving osteoporosis therapy. Holick, M.F., Siris, E.S., Binkley, N., Beard, M.K., Khan, A., Katzer, J.T., Petruschke, R.A., Chen, E., de Papp, A.E. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab. (2005) [Pubmed]
  22. Vitamin D for health and in chronic kidney disease. Holick, M.F. Semin. Dial (2005) [Pubmed]
  23. The influence of vitamin D on bone health across the life cycle. Holick, M.F. J. Nutr. (2005) [Pubmed]
  24. The vitamin D epidemic and its health consequences. Holick, M.F. J. Nutr. (2005) [Pubmed]
  25. Vitamin D: important for prevention of osteoporosis, cardiovascular heart disease, type 1 diabetes, autoimmune diseases, and some cancers. Holick, M.F. South. Med. J. (2005) [Pubmed]
  26. PTH (1-34): a novel anabolic drug for the treatment of osteoporosis. Holick, M.F. South. Med. J. (2005) [Pubmed]
  27. Sunlight and vitamin D for bone health and prevention of autoimmune diseases, cancers, and cardiovascular disease. Holick, M.F. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. (2004) [Pubmed]
  28. Vitamin D: A millenium perspective. Holick, M.F. J. Cell. Biochem. (2003) [Pubmed]
  29. Evolution and function of vitamin D. Holick, M.F. Recent Results Cancer Res. (2003) [Pubmed]
  30. Topical PTH (1-34) is a novel, safe and effective treatment for psoriasis: a randomized self-controlled trial and an open trial. Holick, M.F., Chimeh, F.N., Ray, S. Br. J. Dermatol. (2003) [Pubmed]
  31. Sunlight "D"ilemma: risk of skin cancer or bone disease and muscle weakness. Holick, M.F. Lancet (2001) [Pubmed]
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