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melatonin catabolic process

Known as: melatonin breakdown, melatonin catabolism, melatonin degradation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of melatonin (N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine). [GOC:jl]
National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
Small intestine mass and cellularity were previously associated with cattle feed efficiency. The small intestine is responsible… Expand
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2015
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2015
We investigated the expression patterns of genes involved in melatonin synthesis and degradation in rice leaves upon cadmium (Cd… Expand
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2015
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2015
BackgroundEfficiency of feed utilization is important for animal production because it can reduce greenhouse gas emissions and… Expand
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2015
2015
Although melatonin biosynthetic genes from plants have been cloned, the melatonin catabolism mechanisms remain unclear. To clone… Expand
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2010
2010
The metabolism of melatonin in the central nervous system is of interest for several reasons. Melatonin enters the brain either… Expand
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2007
2007
We previously reported that intraerythrocytic malaria parasites have their development synchronized by melatonin and other… Expand
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2001
2001
Melatonin, the predominant product of the pineal gland, is involved in the maintenance of diurnal rhythms. Nocturnal blood… Expand
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2001
2001
Melatonin (N-acetyl-5-methoxytryptamine) has a diverse range of functions, including the control of neuroendocrine events. A… Expand
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1993
1993
The effects of melatonin on proliferation and on the induction of melanogenesis in rodent melanoma cells were investigated. It… Expand
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1991
1991
Deacetylation is a rapid clearance mechanism for ocular melatonin. We have studied the distribution of retinal melatonin… Expand
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