Melatonin : Biosynthesis, Physiological Effects, and Clinical Applications

Description

Melatonin: Biosynthesis, Physiological Effects, and Clinical Applications provides a thorough review of recent advances in major areas of melatonin research. The book is arranged in a logical sequence, beginning with the history of melatonin and then proceeding to cover its biochemistry and secretion, physiological effects, and clinical significance. New findings and current concepts are emphasized, and a significant amount of previously unpublished data are included. The book will be an important reference for neurobiologists, cell biologists, ophthalmologists, endocrinologists, neuroendocrinologists, reproductive biologists, psychiatrists, and other researchers and clinicians interested in melatonin.

Details

Author(s)
Hing-Sing Yu, Russel J. Reiter
Format
Hardback | 560 pages
Dimensions
178 x 254 x 31.75mm | 1,202g
Publication date
01 Jan 1993
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Inc
Imprint
CRC Press Inc
Publication City/Country
Bosa Roca, United States
Language
English
Edition Statement
New.
ISBN10
0849369002
ISBN13
9780849369001