Efeitos da melatonina e da prolactina na reprodução: revisão de literatura.

Article English OPEN
Tenorio, Fernanda das Chagas Angelo Mendes; Simões, Manuel de Jesus; Teixeira, Valéria Wanderley; Teixeira, Álvaro Aguiar Coelho;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Associação Médica Brasileira
  • Subject: progesterona | gravidez | glândula pineal | pregnancy | progesterone | estrogens | estrogênio | pineal gland

Summary The pineal gland is responsible for producing a hormone called melatonin (MEL), and is accepted as the gland that regulates reproduction in mammals. Prolactin (PRL) also exhibits reproductive activity in animals in response to photoperiod. It is known that the c... View more
  • References (41)
    41 references, page 1 of 5

    1. Franklin H, Epstein MD, Amnon Brzezinski MD. Mechanisms of disease. N Engl J Med 1997;336:186-95.

    2. Reiter RJ. Pineal melatonin: cell biology of its synthesis and of its physiological interactions. Endoc Rev 991;12:151-80.

    3. Hissa MN, Lima GG, Simões JC, Nunes RTL. Melatonin and pineal gland. Rev Elect Pesq Méd. 2008;2:1-10.

    4. Bruce J, Tamarkin L, Riedel C. Sequential cerebrospinal uflid and plasma sampling in humans: 24-hour melatonin measurements in normal subjects and after peripheral sympathectomy. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1991;72:819-23.

    5. Seraphim PM, Sumida DH, Nishide FT, Lima FBA. Glândula pineal e o metabolismo de carboidratos. Arq Bras Endocrinol Metab. 2000;44:331-38.

    6. Debreceni K, Manzano E, Silva MJ, Ghosh M. Mediator substances of the pineal neuronal network of mammals. Neurobiology. 1997;5:459-67.

    7. Karbownik M, Reiter RJ. Antioxidative effects of melatonin in protection against cellular damage caused by ionizing radiation. Proc Soc Exp Biol Med. 2000;1:9-22.

    8. Sousa Neto JA, Scaldaferri P M. Melatonina e câncer - revisão da literatura. Rev Bras Cancerol. 2005;1:49-58.

    9. Markus RP, Cipolla-Neto J, Afeche SC, Lotufo CMC, Barbosa Jr EM, Ferreira ZS. Glândula pineal e melatonina. In: Menna-Barreto LS, Marques N, organizadores. Cronobiologia: princípios e aplicações. 3ª ed. São Paulo: EDUSP 2003:191-222.

    10. Kang JK, Jeun SS, Hong YK. Experience with pineal region tumors. Childs Nerv Syst. 1998;14:63-8.

  • Metrics
Share - Bookmark