Journal of Pineal Research

Cover image for Vol. 44 Issue 3

April 2008

Volume 44, Issue 3

Pages 227–340

  1. Original Articles

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    2. Original Articles
    1. Keeping track of time under ice and snow in a sub-arctic lake: plasma melatonin rhythms in Arctic charr overwintering under natural conditions (pages 227–233)

      Jo Espen Tau Strand, Jo Jorem Aarseth, Tanja Lexau Hanebrekke and Even Hjalmar Jørgensen

      Article first published online: 18 OCT 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2007.00511.x

    2. Protective effect of melatonin on Ca2+ homeostasis and contractility in acute cholecystitis (pages 250–260)

      Pedro J. Gomez-Pinilla, Pedro J. Camello and María J. Pozo

      Article first published online: 23 OCT 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2007.00520.x

    3. Acute allograft rejection and immunosuppression: influence on endogenous melatonin secretion (pages 261–266)

      Markus Cardell, Florian Johannes Jung, Wei Zhai, Sven Hillinger, Andre Welp, Bernhard Manz, Walter Weder and Stephan Korom

      Article first published online: 11 NOV 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2007.00521.x

    4. Effects of mobile phone electromagnetic fields at nonthermal SAR values on melatonin and body weight of Djungarian hamsters (Phodopus sungorus) (pages 267–272)

      Alexander Lerchl, Heike Krüger, Michael Niehaus, Joachim R. Streckert, Andreas K. Bitz and Volkert Hansen

      Article first published online: 25 OCT 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2007.00522.x

    5. Function and expression of melatonin receptors on human pancreatic islets (pages 273–279)

      Reshma D. Ramracheya, Dany S. Muller, Paul E. Squires, Helen Brereton, David Sugden, Guo Cai Huang, Stephanie A. Amiel, Peter M. Jones and Shanta J. Persaud

      Article first published online: 9 JAN 2008 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2007.00523.x

    6. Oxidative stress impairs oocyte quality and melatonin protects oocytes from free radical damage and improves fertilization rate (pages 280–287)

      Hiroshi Tamura, Akihisa Takasaki, Ichiro Miwa, Ken Taniguchi, Ryo Maekawa, Hiromi Asada, Toshiaki Taketani, Aki Matsuoka, Yoshiaki Yamagata, Katsunori Shimamura, Hitoshi Morioka, Hitoshi Ishikawa, Russel J. Reiter and Norihiro Sugino

      Article first published online: 29 OCT 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2007.00524.x

    7. MT1 melatonin receptor internalization underlies melatonin-induced morphologic changes in Chinese hamster ovary cells and these processes are dependent on Gi proteins, MEK 1/2 and microtubule modulation (pages 288–298)

      C. Dominic Bondi, Raelene M. McKeon, Jennifer M. Bennett, Paul F. Ignatius, Lena Brydon, Ralf Jockers, Melissa A. Melan and Paula A. Witt-Enderby

      Article first published online: 25 OCT 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2007.00525.x

    8. Effects of exogenous melatonin and circadian synchronization on tumor progression in melanoma-bearing C57BL6 mice (pages 307–315)

      B. B. Otálora, J. A. Madrid, N. Alvarez, V. Vicente and M. A. Rol

      Article first published online: 12 NOV 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2007.00531.x

    9. Melatonin antagonizes the intrinsic pathway of apoptosis via mitochondrial targeting of Bcl-2 (pages 316–325)

      Flavia Radogna, Silvia Cristofanon, Laura Paternoster, Maria D’Alessio, Milena De Nicola, Claudia Cerella, Mario Dicato, Marc Diederich and Lina Ghibelli

      Article first published online: 21 NOV 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2007.00532.x

    10. Novel bromomelatonin derivatives suppress osteoclastic activity and increase osteoblastic activity: implications for the treatment of bone diseases (pages 326–334)

      Nobuo Suzuki, Masanori Somei, Kei-Ichiro Kitamura, Russel J. Reiter and Atsuhiko Hattori

      Article first published online: 1 NOV 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2007.00533.x

    11. Fetal/placental regulation of maternal melatonin in rats (pages 335–340)

      Hiroshi Tamura, Hisako Takayama, Yasuhiko Nakamura, Russel J. Reiter and Norihiro Sugino

      Article first published online: 7 DEC 2007 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-079X.2007.00537.x