Influence of the Pineal Gland on Tumor Growth in Mammalians: A Reappraisal from a Biochemical Point of View

  • Maria E. Ferioli
  • Giuseppe Scalabrino
  • Franco Fraschini
Part of the NATO Advanced Science Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 65)


The regulation of the growth of mammalian tumors by different hormones remains an intriguing mystery. The claim that the pineal gland is involved in controlling neoplastic growth is one segment of that large area.


Mammary Gland Pineal Gland Neoplastic Growth Yoshida Sarcoma Human Pineal 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Maria E. Ferioli
    • 1
  • Giuseppe Scalabrino
    • 1
  • Franco Fraschini
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of General Pathology and C.N.R. Center for Research in Cell Pathology (M.E.F., G.S.) and Institute of Pharmacology, Chair of Chemotherapy (F.F.)University of MilanMilanoItaly

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