Vitamin D May Be Therapeutic Against Liver Fibrosis And Liver Cancer


Mar 18, 2013
USA / Europe
I posted a few threads on vitamin D and how it may help treat endotoxin-related condition, especially ones affecting the liver.
Vitamin D Is Endotoxin (LPS / TLR4) Antagonist, May Treat LPS-linked Conditions

Endotoxin is perhaps the primary driver of actual liver fibrosis, which (if left unopposed) can lead to liver cancer. This new study found yet another mechanism through which vitamin D inhibits liver cancer development and progression and also concludes that vitamin D may prevent (and even treat) liver fibrosis and cancer.

Research uncovers defender against cancer-promoting liver damage

"...This study also revealed that p62 interacts with the vitamin D receptor, which returns stellate cells to their vitamin A-storing state. When p62 is missing, the receptor can’t do its job, so the cells continue to produce pro-inflammatory signals. “Vitamin D and its analogs may still help prevent cancer in patients with hepatitis or fatty liver disease,” commented Diaz-Meco. “At that stage, enough p62 may still be present in stellate cells for the vitamin D receptor to work.” “Since p62 is so important in preventing liver cancer, we’re now interested in why it disappears in stellate cells,” said Moscat. “We plan to explore that question, which may lead to ways to turn its expression back on, which should block liver cancer progression.”
Similar threads
Thread starter Title Forum Replies Date
haidut Vitamin B1 and/or biotin may treat Huntington Disease (HD) Scientific Studies 35
haidut Vitamin A may treat anosmia (loss of smell) due to COVID-19 Scientific Studies 8
haidut Vitamin D, reducing fat oxidation may treat lung fibrosis, COVID-19 Scientific Studies 10
J Think I may have vitamin D toxicity Skin 15
haidut Vitamin B6, lowering stress, may treat schizophrenia Scientific Studies 3
GorillaHead Vitamin B5 supplementation may cause adrenal over activity? Ask For Help or Advice 12
haidut Oral testosterone + vitamin E may treat NAFLD, NASH, cirrhosis in humans Scientific Studies 6
haidut Nine out of ten COVID-19 deaths may be due to vitamin D deficiency Scientific Studies 32
haidut Fasting ups estrogen & cortisol, decimates vitamin D, may cause diabetes Scientific Studies 52
haidut Niacinamide (vitamin B3) May Cure HIV (human Study) Scientific Studies 10
haidut Vitamin B3 May Treat "incurable" Muscle Disease Scientific Studies 9
haidut Statins May Cause Insulin Resistance By Depleting Vitamin K Scientific Studies 1
haidut Some ALS Cases May Be Cured By Vitamin B2 (riboflavin) Scientific Studies 2
haidut Vitamin K May Help Reduce Arterial Stiffness & Improve Blood Pressure Scientific Studies 9
haidut Vitamin K May Treat Leukemia Scientific Studies 2
haidut Vitamin D May Stop Melanoma Growth Scientific Studies 0
haidut Vitamin D May Be A Safe, Seizure-minimizing Epilepsy Treatment Scientific Studies 0
L Ecdysteroids May Be A Form Of Vitamin D D 13
Koveras Vitamin A May Be A Viable Therapy For Autism (human Study) Scientific Studies 15
haidut Vitamin E May Prevent/treat Asthma Scientific Studies 34
haidut Higher Intake Of Vitamin E As A Child May Prevent Liver Disease Later On Scientific Studies 9
haidut High-dose Vitamin C Or Niacinamide May Treat Advanced Colon Cancer Scientific Studies 12
Badger Vitamin B May Increase Risk Of Lung Cancer In Men, Study Says Vitamins 8
haidut C. Difficile Gut Infection Or Even IBD May Be Due To Low Vitamin D Or PPI Drugs Scientific Studies 13
haidut Vitamin B2 (riboflavin) Reduces Lipofuscin, May Extend Lifespan Scientific Studies 20
haidut Vitamin B2 (FAD) (not Light) May Control The Circadian Clock Scientific Studies 26
ecstatichamster SIBO Causes Subclinical Atherosclerosis, Vitamin K2 May Resolve It Scientific Studies 7
Amazoniac "In Deficiency Of Vitamin E, The Vitamin A Reserves Of The Liver May Be Much Reduced" Fat-Soluble Vitamins 14
haidut Linus Pauling May Have Been Vindicated - Vitamin C May Treat Cancer Articles & Scientific Studies 176
haidut Vitamin D May Be A Viable Therapy For Autism (human Study) Scientific Studies 16
haidut Vitamin D Is Endotoxin (LPS / TLR4) Antagonist, May Treat LPS-linked Conditions Scientific Studies 16
haidut Vitamin K And D Reverse Muscle Aging, May Act Like Sports Doping Agents Scientific Studies 61
haidut Vitamin B2 May Be Effective Against (osteo) Arthritis Scientific Studies 10
Renaiscience_Man High Dose Aspirin And Vitamin K2 May Be The Key To Eradicate ''incurable'' Bacterial Infections Whic Scientific Studies 15
haidut Rheumatoid Arthritis Is A Metabolic Disease; Vitamin K And Niacinamide May Treat It Scientific Studies 57
haidut Vitamin K level, not Vitamin E may explain cancer link Scientific Studies 2
haidut Vitamin B6 (P5P) Is An ACC Inhibitor And May Treat Obesity Scientific Studies 15
haidut The Anticancer Effect Of Quinones Like Vitamin K May Be Reduction Of NO Scientific Studies 14
haidut Vitamin K2 (MK-4) May Be A Treatment For Rheumatoid Arthritis Scientific Studies 9
lvysaur Conjecture: Vitamin B6 And Zinc Reduce 5ar And DHT. This Treats Hair Loss, But May Not Be Safe Health 58
haidut ADHD may be simply a vitamin B6 deficiency symptom Scientific Studies 4
haidut Vitamin B6 May Help Conditions Such As IBS / IBD And Chron's Scientific Studies 4
haidut Vitamin E & vitamin K may have similar effect on metabolism Scientific Studies 0
haidut Vitamin E Requirements May Be Higher Than Ray Recommends Scientific Studies 27
J Vitamin D May Exacerbate Autoimmune Disease Articles & Scientific Studies 3
haidut The Dopamine Effects Of Vitamin B6 May Alleviate Diabetes Scientific Studies 6
haidut Vitamin B6 May Be Anti-Adrenaline, And Thus Anti-Stress Scientific Studies 16
haidut Vitamin C May Treat Cancer Cancer 44
haidut Vitamin D3 anabolic, calcitriol catabolic for muscle/thymus Scientific Studies 4
CiggyTardust Vitamin D3 and Calcification D 9

Similar threads