Melatonin and pregnancy in the human.

Abstract

The purpose of this systematic review is to access the current state of knowledge concerning the role for melatonin in human pregnancy. Melatonin is a neuroendocrine hormone secreted nightly by pineal gland and regulates biological rhythms. The nighttime serum concentration of melatonin shows an incremental change toward the end of pregnancy. This small… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.reprotox.2008.03.005

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@article{Tamura2008MelatoninAP, title={Melatonin and pregnancy in the human.}, author={Hiroshi Tamura and Yasuhiko Nakamura and Mar{\'i}a del Pilar Terr{\'o}n and Luis Flores and L. Manchester and Dun-xian Tan and Norihiro Sugino and Russell J Reiter}, journal={Reproductive toxicology}, year={2008}, volume={25 3}, pages={291-303} }