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Neuroendocrinology Letters incl. Psychoneuroimmunology & Chronobiology

NEUROENDOCRINOLOGY LETTERS
including Psychoneuroimmunology, Neuro
psychopharmacology,
Reproductive Medicine, Chronobiology
and Human Ethology
ISSN 0172–780X

CONTENTS VOLUME 22, 2001

2002; 23: 61-63
pii: NEL220601X01

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NEL Vol. 22. No.1, February 2001

EDITORIAL: by Peter G. Fedor-Freybergh, 2001; 22:1-2
FROM THE ART DIRECTOR’S DESK: by Lili Maas2001; 22:3

FROM RUDI KLIMEK’S DESK:
The use in obstetrics of quantum theory as well as modern technology to decrease the morbidity and mortality of newborns and mothers during iatrogenic induced delivery
by Rudolf Klimek
2001; 22:5-8

INVITED NEL REVIEW:
Effects of pineal peptide preparation Epithalamin on free-radical processes in humans and animals
by Vladimir N. Anisimov, Alexander V. Arutjunyan & Vladimir Kh. Khavinson
2001; 22:9-18

ORIGINAL ARTICLES:
The changes in the ultrastructure of the cerebrovascular junction after traumatic injury of the cerebral cortex in rats
by Michal Walski & Barbara Gajkowska
2001; 22:19-26

Efficacy of monochemotherapy with docetaxel (taxotere) in relation to prolactin secretion in heavily pretreated metastatic breast cancer
by Paolo Lissoni, Massimo Vaghi, Antonio Ardizzoia, Elena Fumagalli, Fabio Malugani, Gabriele Tancini, Gianstefano Gardani, Ario Conti &
Georges JM Maestroni
2001; 22:27-29

Gestational progesterone suppresses embryotoxic action of the complement system to chick embryo
by Michal Zeman & Pavla Nováková
2001; 22:33-37

Incidence of autoimmune thyroiditis in interferon-a treated and untreated patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection
by Antonio Rocco, Serena Gargano, Alessia Provenzano, Maria Rosaria Nardone, Giuseppe Maria De Sanctis, Nadia Altavilla, Lucia Valeria Chircu
& Francesca Grimaldi
2001; 22:39-44

Anti-angiogenic activity of melatonin in advanced cancer patients
by Paolo Lissoni, Franco Rovelli, Fabio Malugani, Roberta Bucovec, Ario Conti
& Georges JM Maestroni
2001; 22:45-47

CASE REPORT:
Hashimoto’s disease during interferon-alpha therapy in a patient with pre-treatment negative anti-thyroid autoantibodies and with the specific genetic susceptibility to the thyroid disease
by Antonio Martocchia, Giancarlo Labbadia, Vincenzo Paoletti, Serena Gargano, Antonio Grossi, Simonetta Trabace, Antonino Musca & Paolo Falaschi
2001; 22:49-52

SEASON’S APPRECIATIONS 2000:
Chronomics complement, among many other fields, genomics and proteomics
by Franz Halberg, Germaine Cornélissen, George Katinas, Dewayne Hillman & Othild Schwartzkopff
2001; 22:53-73

NEL ARTISTS:
Lili Maas 2001; 22:30, 38, 48
Vladimír Jiránek 2001; 22: 74


NEL Vol. 22. No.2, April 2001

EDITORIAL: Peter G. Fedor-Freybergh 2001; 22:75-76
FROM THE ART DIRECTOR’S DESK: Lili Maas 2001; 22:77-78

ORIGINAL ARTICLES:
Focal ischemia in the cerebral cortex has an effect on the neurohypophysisI. Ultrastructural changes in capillary vessels of the neurohypophysis after focal ischemia of the cerebral cortex
by Malgorzata Frontczak-Baniewicz
2001; 22: 81-86

Focal ischemia in the cerebral cortex has an effect on the neurohypophysisII. Angiogenesis in the neurohypophysis is a consequence of the focal ischemia in the cerebral cortex
by Malgorzata Frontczak-Baniewicz, Barbara Gajkowska
2001; 22: 87-92

Quantitative study on the effects of chronic ethanol administration on the testis of adult male rat
by Gamal H. El-Sokkary
2001; 22: 93-99

Protective role of melatonin against MPTP-induced mouse brain cell DNA fragmentation and apoptosis in vivo
by Genaro G. Ortiz, M. Elena Crespo-López, Cristina Morán-Moguel, Joaquín J. García, Russel J. Reiter & Darío Acuña-Castroviejo
2001; 22:101-108

Melatonin production in patients with duodenal ulcer
by Nadezshda K. Malinovskaya, Fedor I. Komarov, Semen I. Rapoport, Lidia A. Voznesenskaya & Lennart Wetterberg
2001; 22:109-117

Assessment of the relationship between circadian variations of salivary melatonin levels and type I collagen metabolism in postmenopausal obese women
by Zofia Ostrowska, Beata Kos-Kudla, Bogdan Marek, Elzbieta Swietochowska & Janusz Górski
2001; 22:121-0127

Assessment of the relationship between dynamic pattern of nighttime levels of melatonin and chosen biochemical markers of bone metabolism in a rat model of postmenopausal osteoporosis
by Zofia Ostrowska, Beata Kos-Kudla, Elzbieta Swietochowska, Bogdan Marek, Dariusz Kajdaniuk & Janusz Górski
2001; 22:129-136

A study of light/dark rhythm of melatonin in relation to cortisol and prolactin secretion in schizophrenia
by Daniele Viganò, Paolo Lissoni, Franco Rovelli, Maria Grazia Roselli, Fabio Malugani, Carlo Gavazzeni, Ario Conti & George Maestroni
2001; 22:137-141

NEL ARTISTS:
Isaac Rosenberg 2001; 22:119, 120
Native American Poetry 2001; 22:148
Lili Maas 2001; 22:79, 100, 118

INSTRUCTIONS FOR AUTHORS:
2001; 22:142-147


NEL Vol. 22. No.3, Juni 2001

EDITORIAL: Peter G. Fedor-Freybergh 2001; 22:149-150
FROM THE ART DIRECTOR’S DESK: Lili Maas 2001; 22:151-152

GUEST EDITORIAL:
"Analytical" or "Synthetic" Research in the Life Sciences
by Béla Mess2001; 22:153-154

FROM LUDWIG JANUS’ DESK
Thoughts on the film "The Matrix"
by Ludwig Janus2001; 22:155-160

INVITED ORIGINAL ARTICLE:
Serum total testosterone is lower in men with Alzheimer’s Disease
by Eva Hogervorst, Jonathan Williams, Marc Budge, Lin Barnetson,
Marc Combrinck & A. David Smith
2001; 22:163-168

INVITED NEL REVIEWS:
The hypothalamo-neurohypophysial response to melatonin
by Marlena Juszczak
2001; 22:169-174

A review on cancerpsychospiritual status interactions
by Paolo Lissoni, Pino Cangemi, Domenico Pirato, Maria Grazia Roselli, Franco Rovelli, Fernando Brivio, Fabio Malugani, Georges JM Maestroni,
Ario Conti, Moshé Laudon, Ola Malysheva & Luisa Giani
2001; 22:175-180

ORIGINAL ARTICLES:
Effect of melatonin administration on activities of some lysosomal enzymes in the mouse
by Bozena Witek, Ewa Ochwanowska, Adam Kolataj, Alina Slewa &
Iwona Stanislawska
2001; 22:181-185

Changes in pineal sympathetic innervation are not significant in the hyperproliferative effects of pinealectomy on the intestinal crypts
by Brian. D. Callaghan
2001; 22:187-191

Diurnal profile of melatonin concentrations in patients with major depression: relationship to the clinical manifestation and antidepressant treatment
by Anna Szymanska, Jolanta Rabe-Jablonska & Michal Karasek
2001; 22:192-198

Melatonin inhibits spontaneous and oxytocin-induced contractions of rat myometrium in vitro
by Ahmet Ayar, Selim Kutlu, Bayram Yilmaz & Haluk Kelestimur
2001; 22:199-207

Does leptin modulate immune and endocrine response in the time of LPS-induced acute inflammation?
by Wojciech Bik, Ewa Wolinska-Witort, Magdalena Chmielowska, Elzbieta Rusiecka-Kuczalek & Boguslawa Baranowska
2001; 22:208-214


NEL Vol. 22. No.4, August 2001

EDITORIAL: Peter G. Fedor-Freybergh 2001; 22:215-216
FROM THE ART DIRECTOR’S DESK Lili Maas 2001; 22:217

GUEST EDITORIAL:
"Trans-disciplinarity" by Hideaki Koizumi
2001; 22:219-221

INVITED NEL REVIEW:
Time, love and Species
by Takaomi Sakai & Norio Ishida
2001; 22:222-228

ORIGINAL ARTICLES:
Disturbances of diurnal rhythms of biogenic amines contents in hypothalamic nuclei as an evidence of neurotropic effects of enterotropic carcinogen 1,2-dimethylhydrazine
by Alexander V. Arutjunyan, Gleb O. Kerkeshko, Vladimir N. Anisimov, Mikhail G. Stepanov, Valentina M. Prokopenko, Nikita V. Pozdeyev & Andrew V. Korenevsky
2001; 22:229-237

The insulin, glucose and cholesterol level and activity of lysosomal enzymes in the course of the model alloxan diabetes
by Bozena Witek, Teodora Król, Adam Koataj, Ewa Ochwanowska,
Iwona Stanisawska & Alina Slewa
2001; 22:238-242

Synthetic tetrapeptide epitalon restores disturbed neuroendocrine regulation in senescent monkeys
by Vladimir Khavinson, Nadezhda Goncharova & Boris Lapin
2001; 22:251-254

Influence of pinealectomy and long-term melatonin administration on GH-IGF-I axis function in male rats
by Zofia Ostrowska, Beata Kos-Kudla, Elzbieta Swietochowska, Bogdan Marek, Dariusz Kajdaniuk & Nelly Ciesielska-Kopacz
2001; 22:255-262

CLINICAL REPORTS:
Effects of tandospirone, a serotonin-1A agonist, on the hypothalamo-pituitary-gonadal axis of male patients
by Yasuhiro Kaneda & Akira Fujii
2001; 22:243-247

High incidence of hyperandrogenism-related clinical signs in patients with multiple sclerosis
by Paolo Falaschi, Antonio Martocchia, Antonella Proietti, Rosaria D’Urso
& Giovanni Antonini
2001; 22:248-250

Heterotopy of thyroid tissue - A modified therapeutical approach
by Jaromír Astl, Jan Betka & Petr Vlcek
2001; 22:263-269

CONGRESS ABSTRACTS:
Abstracts of the international symposium on "Melatonin: Clinical Significance and Therapeutic Application"
Polanica Zdroj (Poland)
30.09 - 03.10.2001
2001; 22:271-294

PHILOSOPHY BEHIND SCIENCE:
Confirming Affectivity, the Dawn of Human Life: The pre-, peri- and postnatal affective-confirming. Haptonomic accompaniment of parents and their child
by F. Veldman
2001; 22:295-304


NEL Vol. 22. No.5, October 2001

EDITORIAL: Peter G. Fedor-Freybergh 2001; 22:305-307
FROM THE ART DIRECTOR’S DESK: Lili Maas2001; 22:385

INVITED NEL REVIEW:
Human Pheromones: Integrating Neuroendocrinology and Ethology
by James V. Kohl, Michaela Atzmueller, Bernhard Fink & Karl Grammer
2001; 22:309-321

Recipients of
"Zdenek Klein Award for Human Ethology" 2001

2001; 22:322
Remembering Zdenek Klein
(13.6.1944-4.9.2000)
2001; 22:323-324

NEL REVIEW
Biology of Cancer: Some Questions to Answer
by Trimbak Chapekar
2001; 22:326-329

LETTER TO THE EDITOR:
Clinical Study by Ruediger Lorenz
2001; 22:330-331

ORIGINAL ARTICLES:
Increased Urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin Excretion in Women with Non-classical Steroid 21-hydroxylase Deficiency
by Rafael Luboshitzky, Ghali Qupti, Avraham Ishay, Zilla Shen-Orr & Paula Herer
2001; 22:332-336

Gut Neuroendocrine Cells: Relationship to the Proliferative Activity and Apoptosis of Mucous Epitheliocytes in Aging
by Igor Kvetnoy, Viktor Popuichiev, Ludmila Mikhina, Vladimir Anisimov, Vadim Yuzhakov, Sergey Konovalov, Nina Pogudina, Claudio Franceschi, Lucio Piantanelli, Giuliana Rossolini, Annamaria Zaia, Tatiana Kvetnaia,
Jose Hernandez-Yago & Jose Raphael Blesa
2001; 22:337-341

Anti-tumoral Action Of Octreotide and Bromocriptine on the Experimental Rat Prolactinoma: Anti-proliferative and Pro-apoptotic Effects
by Anna Gruszka, Marek Pawlikowski & Jolanta Kunert-Radek
2001; 22:343-348

The Relationship Between Neuropeptides and Hormones in Starvation
by Bogusawa Baranowska, Magdalena Chmielowska, Ewa Wolinska-Witort,
Krzysztof Roguski & Elzbieta Wasilewska-Dziubinska
2001; 22:349-355

Plasma Leptin, Neuropeptide Y (NPY) and Galanin Concentrations in Bulimia Nervosa and in Anorexia Nervosa
by Bogusawa Baranowska, Ewa Wolinska-Witort, Elzbieta Wasilewska-Dziubinska, Krzysztof Roguski & Magdalena Chmielowska
2001; 22:356-358

GALLERY OF CHRONOBIOLOGISTS:
- Essays on chronomics spawned by transdisciplinary chronobiology
-
Witness in time: Earl Elmer Bakken
by Franz Halberg, Germaine Cornélissen, Kuniaki Otsuka, George Katinas &
Othild Schwartzkopff
2001; 22:359-384

ERRATA: Vol. 22 No. 4, August 2001
2001; 22:342

NEL ARTISTS:
Poems by Marek Pawlikowski
2001; 22:386

Photos "L’ambiance de Polanica", "Tango" 2001; 22:vi, 308
by Lili Maas


EDITORIAL: Peter G. Fedor-Freybergh 2001; 22:387-391
FROM THE ART DIRECTOR’S DESK: Lili Maas 2001; 22:475

INVITED NEL REVIEWS:
Homosexual Orientation in Males: Evolutionary and Ethological Aspects
by Frank Muscarella, Bernhard Fink, Karl Grammer & Michael Kirk-Smith
2001; 22:393-400
Letter to the Editor
2001; 22:401

Genetic and Epigenetic Effects on Sexual Brain Organization Mediated by Sex Hormones
by Günter Dörner, Franziska Götz, Wolfgang Rohde, Andreas Plagemann, Rolf Lindner, Hartmut Peters & Zhara Ghanaati
2001; 22:403-409

Proposal for Changing the Status of Homosexuality Under the W.H.O.
Classification of Diseases

by Günter Dörner
2001; 22:.410

Rudolf Klimek - A Portrait
2001; 22:.412

Biology of Cancer: Thermodynamic Answers to Some Questions
by Rudolf Klimek
2001; 22:413-416

GnRH Pulsality and the Differential Activation of the Rat Luteinizing
Hormone Subunit Genes in the Anterior Pituitary Gland

by Alina Gajewska & Kazimierz Kochman
2001; 22:435-440

Neuroimmunology of Opioids from Invertebrates to Human
by Michel Salzet
2001; 22:467-474

CONGRESS ANNOUNCEMENT:
2001; 22:402

ORIGINAL ARTICLES:
Aflatoxin B1 Induces Apoptosis in Rat Liver: Protective Effect of Melatonin
by Abdel-Raheim M. A. Meki, Sary Kh. Abdel-Ghaffar & Ibrahim El-Gibaly
2001; 22:417-426

Changes in the Sensitivity of Gonadotrophin Axis to Leptin During Sexual Maturation in Female Rats
by Osvaldo J. Ponzo, Berta Szwarcfarb, Dora Rondina, Silvia Carbone, Roxana Reynoso, Pablo Scacchi & Jaime A. Moguilevsky
2001; 22:427-431

Melatonin Shortens the Survival Rate of Ehrlich Ascites-inoculated Mice
by Sergiu-Bogdan Catrina, Elena Curca, Anca Irinel Catrina, Corina Radu
& Mihai Coculescu
2001; 22:432-434

The Effect of Light Regimen and Melatonin on the Development of
Spontaneous Mammary Tumors in HER-2/neu Transgenic Mice is Related to a Downregulation of HER-2/neu Gene Expression

by Dmitri A. Baturin, Irina N. Alimova, Vladimir N. Anisimov, Irina G. Popovich, Mark A. Zabezhinski, Mauro Provinciali, Romina Mancini & Claudio Franceschi
2001; 22:441-447

Effects of Pinealectomy on the
Circadian Release Pattern of Leptin in Male Rat

by Giyasettin Baydas, Ferit Gursu, Sinan Canpolat, Vahit Konar, Abdullah Yasar, Halit Canatan & Haluk Kelestimur
2001; 22:449-452

Cellular Localization of a Renin-like Enzyme in Leeches
by Michel Salzet & Martine Verger-Bocquet
2001; 22:453-459

Neurotrophin and GDNF Expression Increases in Rat Adrenal Glands During Experimental Colitis
by Günther Flämig, Jürgen Engele, Irmlind Geerling, Gita Pezeshki,
Guido Adler & Max Reinshagen
2001; 22:461-466

NEL ARTIST: Daniel Fedor
2001; 22:476

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