Vitak, Maastricht University

Vitamin K2 improves bone strength in postmenopausal women

Published on May, 2013

Recently, a news breaking study was published in which the beneficial effect of vitamin K2 (menaquinone-7) on bone health was demonstrated in a 3-year human intervention trial among 244 postmenopausal women (M.H.J. Knapen et al, Osteoporos. Int. 24 (2013) 2499-2507). An interview was published in the electronic magazine Vitasearch with the lead investigator Dr. Cees Vermeer from VitaK, Maastricht University. The full interview can be read on: http://www.vitasearch.com/CP/experts/VermeerCAT2013-05-06.pdf.