The Role of Mitochondria in Brain Aging and the Effects of Melatonin


Melatonin is an endogenous indoleamine present in different tissues, cellular compartments and organelles including mitochondria. When melatonin is administered orally, it is readily available to the brain where it counteracts different processes that occur during aging and age-related neurodegenerative disorders. These aging processes include oxidative… (More)
DOI: 10.2174/157015910792246245