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Hector DeLuca

Hector DeLuca

Expert on vitamins, hormones and metabolic bone diseases

Professor, biochemistry and medicine College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Work: 608-262-3026 Home page


  • molecular function of vitamins and hormones
  • metabolism of vitamins A and D
  • metabolic bones diseases, including osteoporosis and renal osteodystrophy


  • Member, National Academy of Sciences
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Harry Steenbock Research Professor at UW-Madison