Melatonin and the circadian system: contributions to successful female reproduction.

  title={Melatonin and the circadian system: contributions to successful female reproduction.},
  author={Russell J Reiter and Hiroshi Tamura and Dun Tan and Xiao-ying Xu},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  volume={102 2},
OBJECTIVE To summarize the role of melatonin and circadian rhythms in determining optimal female reproductive physiology, especially at the peripheral level. DESIGN Databases were searched for the related English-language literature published up to March 1, 2014. Only papers in peer-reviewed journals are cited. SETTING Not applicable. PATIENT(S) Not applicable. INTERVENTION(S) Melatonin treatment, alterations of the normal light:dark cycle and light exposure at night. MAIN OUTCOME… CONTINUE READING
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