Chapter 13. The Pineal and Pubertal Development

  1. David Evered Organizer and
  2. Sarah Clark
  1. Pierre C. Sizonenko,
  2. Ursula Lang,
  3. Robert W. Rivest and
  4. Michel L. Aubert

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720981.ch13

Ciba Foundation Symposium 117 - Photoperiodism, Melatonin and the Pineal

Ciba Foundation Symposium 117 - Photoperiodism, Melatonin and the Pineal

How to Cite

Sizonenko, P. C., Lang, U., Rivest, R. W. and Aubert, M. L. (1985) The Pineal and Pubertal Development, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 117 - Photoperiodism, Melatonin and the Pineal (eds D. Evered and S. Clark), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720981.ch13

Author Information

  1. Division of Biology of Growth and Reproduction, Deartment of Pediatrics and Genetics, University of Geneva Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272798218

Online ISBN: 9780470720981

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Keywords:

  • pineal development;
  • pubertal development;
  • pineal gland;
  • seasonal breeding;
  • sexual maturation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Melatonin and Sexual Development

  • Melatonin and Sexual Development in the Rat

  • Melatonin and Human Puberty

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References