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Month of birth, vitamin D and risk of immune-mediated disease: a case control study

  • Giulio Disanto1, 2,
  • George Chaplin3,
  • Julia M Morahan1, 2,
  • Gavin Giovannoni4,
  • Elina Hyppönen5,
  • George C Ebers1, 2Email author and
  • Sreeram V Ramagopalan1, 2, 4, 6Email author
Contributed equally
BMC Medicine201210:69

DOI: 10.1186/1741-7015-10-69

Received: 24 April 2012

Accepted: 6 July 2012

Published: 6 July 2012

Authors’ Affiliations

Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford
Department of Clinical Neurology, University of Oxford
Department of Anthropology, The Pennsylvania State University
Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Blizard Institute of Cell and Molecular Science, Queen Mary University of London
Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics and MRC Centre of Epidemiology for Child Health, UCL Institute of Child Health
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine