Vol. 23 (5-6) 2002 Neuro endocrinology letters

Epitalon influences pineal secretion in stress-exposed rats in the daytime.

OBJECTIVES: The content of C-Fos protein was tested in rat pinealocytes in the norm and stress and in case of intranasal administration of Epitalon (Ala-Glu-Asp-Gly), which regulated pineal secretion processes, presumably, via protooncogenes.

SETTING: Intact and osmotic-stress-exposed rats were used for the immun.....