Melatonin in Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders


Increased oxidative stress and mitochondrial dysfunction have been identified as common pathophysiological phenomena associated with neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's disease (AD), Parkinson's disease (PD) and Huntington's disease (HD). As the age-related decline in the production of melatonin may contribute to increased levels of oxidative… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1744-9081-2-15