Melatonin the "light of night" in human biology and adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

@article{Grivas2007MelatoninT,
  title={Melatonin the "light of night" in human biology and adolescent idiopathic scoliosis},
  author={Theodoros B. Grivas and Olga D Savvidou},
  journal={Scoliosis},
  year={2007},
  volume={2},
  pages={6 - 6}
}
Melatonin "the light of night" is secreted from the pineal gland principally at night. The hormone is involved in sleep regulation, as well as in a number of other cyclical bodily activities and circadian rhythm in humans. Melatonin is exclusively involved in signalling the 'time of day' and 'time of year' (hence considered to help both clock and calendar… CONTINUE READING