Melatonin potentially acts directly on swine ovary by modulating granulosa cell function and angiogenesis.

@article{Basini2017MelatoninPA,
  title={Melatonin potentially acts directly on swine ovary by modulating granulosa cell function and angiogenesis.},
  author={Giuseppina Basini and Simona Bussolati and Roberta Ciccimarra and Francesca Grasselli},
  journal={Reproduction, fertility, and development},
  year={2017},
  volume={29 12},
  pages={
          2305-2312
        }
}
Melatonin exerts well-known reproductive effects, mainly acting on hypothalamic gonadotrophin-releasing hormone release. More recent data suggest that melatonin acts directly at the ovarian level, even if, at present, these aspects have been only partly investigated. Swine follicular fluid contains melatonin and its concentration is significantly reduced… CONTINUE READING