Melatoninergic receptor agonists and antagonists : pharmacological aspects and therapeutic perspective

Melatonin, or N-acetyl 5-methoxytryptamine, a neurohormone produced in the pineal gland during periods of darkness, plays a key role in the regulation of circadian and seasonal biological rhythms. In mammals, specific MT1 and MT2 receptors are located in the central nervous system, mainly in suprach...

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Published in:Annales pharmaceutiques francaises, Vol. 63, No. 6 (2005), p. 385-400
Main Author: Guardiola-Lemaitre, B
Format: Article
Item Description:Date Completed 05.01.2006
Date Revised 09.11.2019
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
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