Melatonin receptors in neonatal pig brain and pituitary gland.

@article{Williams1999MelatoninRI,
  title={Melatonin receptors in neonatal pig brain and pituitary gland.},
  author={Lynda M. Williams and Lisa T Hannah and John M Bassett},
  journal={Journal of pineal research},
  year={1999},
  volume={26 1},
  pages={43-9}
}
Summer infertility remains a major problem in domestic pigs. It has been proposed that sows which display this trait are inherent seasonal breeders. The influence of photoperiod on domestic pigs has been difficult to ascertain as significant diurnal fluctuations in blood levels of the pineal hormone, melatonin, which provide a direct neuroendocrine… CONTINUE READING