Journal of Pineal Research
© John Wiley & Sons A/S. Published by John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Edited By: Russel J. Reiter
Impact Factor: 9.6
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 3/83 (Physiology); 4/128 (Endocrinology & Metabolism); 13/252 (Neurosciences)
Online ISSN: 1600-079X
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Russel J. Reiter, Ph.D., D.Med.
Department of Cellular and Structural Biology
The University of Texas
Health Science Center at San Antonio
Mail Code 7762
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, TX 78229-3900
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acid-induced colitis. J Pineal Res 2001; 30:1 -12.
2. BLASK DE. Melatonin in oncology. In: Melatonin. Yi HS, Reiter RJ
eds., CRC Press, Boca Raton, 1993; pp. 447-476.
3. RASMUSSEN DD, MITTON DR, LARSEN SA, YELLON SM. Aging-de-pendent
changes in the effect of daily melatonin supplementation on
rat metabolic and behavioral responses. J Pineal Res 2001; 3:89-94.
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