María P Míguez

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BACKGROUND Melatonin regulates several physiological processes and its powerful action as antioxidant has been widely reported. Melatonin acts modulating the immune system, showing a protective effect on the cardiovascular system and improving vaccine administration as an adjuvant-like agent. Here, we have investigated the role of melatonin as an adjuvant(More)
Decreased carnitine levels have been noted in conditions of hyperammonemia. We have measured carnitine and its derivatives in acute and sustained hyperammonemia in mice and studied the effect of carnitine administration thereon. Sustained hyperammonemia decreased carnitine in liver and muscle. Acetylcarnitine was decreased in liver and muscle in both acute(More)
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