Role of pineal gland in aetiology and treatment of breast cancer.

@article{Cohen1978RoleOP,
  title={Role of pineal gland in aetiology and treatment of breast cancer.},
  author={Marc C. Cohen and Marc E. Lippman and Bruce Allan Chabner},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={1978},
  volume={2 8094},
  pages={814-6}
}
The hypothesis that diminished function of the pineal gland may promote the development of breast cancer in human beings is suggested by the relation between breast cancer and prolonged oestrogen excess, and by the observation that the pineal secretion, melatonin, inhibits ovarian oestrogen production, pituitary gonadotrophin production, and sexual… CONTINUE READING