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- Rodríguez-Illamola, Arnau, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Aquatic toxicology 2009 v.92 no.1 pp. 1-8
- Oncorhynchus mykiss; trout; naphthalene; benzopyrene; flavones; pollutants; pineal body; melatonin; amines; metabolism; biosynthesis
- ... Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) have deleterious effects on neuroendocrine systems in teleost fish affecting, among other processes, reproductive function or stress responses. The hormone melatonin, mainly produced in the pineal organ of vertebrates, is involved in the regulation of biological rhythms as well as other important functions, and may also act as an antioxidant molecule. The ef ...