Failure to respond to endogenous or exogenous melatonin may cause nonphotoresponsiveness in Harlan Sprague Dawley rats

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Avigdor Mauricio; Lorincz Annaka M; Galvez M Eric; Kruse Julie; Price Matthew; Heideman Paul D;

<p>Abstract</p> <p>Background</p> <p>Responsiveness to changing photoperiods from summer to winter seasons is an important but variable physiological trait in most temperate-zone mammals. Variation may be due to disorders of melatonin secretion or excretion, or to diffe... View more
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