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calcium-calcitonin axis

The calcium-calcitonin axis occurs in the presence of high blood calcium levels and involves the thyroid gland as the main hormone producing organ. Additional to the regulation of calcium levels, calcitonin takes part in the bone mineral metabolism.
encluster0thyroid_glandsec145h103Secretion calcitoninphen685c35inhibition of calcium absorption in duodenumsec145h103->phen685c35calcitoninphen688c63excretion of calcium into urine in kidneysec145h103->phen688c63calcitoninphen686c382positive regulation of bone mineralization in bonesec145h103->phen686c382calcitoninphen687c382positive regulation of ossification in bonesec145h103->phen687c382calcitoninstim5blood calcium levelstim5->sec145h103high calcium levels

  • thyroid gland calcitonin [94] [secr.]
    • "high calcium levels" 1 blood calcium level in [90] [sti.]
  • inhibition of calcium absorption in duodenum [95] [phe.]
    • "" 1 thyroid gland calcitonin [94] [secr.]
  • excretion of calcium into urine in kidney [96] [phe.]
    • "" 1 thyroid gland calcitonin [94] [secr.]
  • positive regulation of bone mineralization in bone [97] [phe.]
    • "" 1 thyroid gland calcitonin [94] [secr.]
  • positive regulation of ossification in bone [98] [phe.]
    • "" 1 thyroid gland calcitonin [94] [secr.]