OSTEOPOROSIS PREVENTION

System for Vitamin D definition

Prevenzione osteoporosi V Cube lettore di vitamina D

OSTEOPOROSIS PREVENTION

VCubeD®  | Vitamin D READER

This system is made up of V CubeD® (reader) and VCubeD Strip® (immunochromatographic strips) for the quantitative measurement of Vitamin D in capillary blood. The key role of vitamin D is to regulate the intestinal absorption of calcium and phosphorus for the natural bone formation and mineralization. Vitamin D is also involved in the process which guarantees a normal muscle contractility and interacts with the immune system exerting an immune-modulatory effect.

The kit contains the necessary material for 25 tests and all the needed reagents and accessories.

CHARACTERISTICS

 

  • 10 µl Capillary Blood Sample Volume
  • Measurement range 0–160 ng/mL
  • 12-minute total analysis time

BENEFITS

 

  • Knowledge of the personal blood levels of Vitamin D
  • Medical assessment of the patients eligible to the therapy
  • Assessment of the effectiveness of the supplementation

VITAMIN D | THE SUN RELATED VITAMIN!

  • Sensible sun exposure is important for health.
  • The sun is essential for the body and the skin to synthetize and produce up to 80% of our Vitamin D requirement.
  • Vitamin D plays an irreplaceable role at all ages, from the prevention and care of bone weakness in children to the treatment of osteoporosis in adult and old age.