C Godson

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Mel1a melatonin receptor is coupled to parallel signal transduction pathways
    C Godson
    Laboratory of Developmental Chronobiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Endocrinology 138:397-404. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Melatonin receptors are for the birds: molecular analysis of two receptor subtypes differentially expressed in chick brain
    S M Reppert
    Laboratory of Developmental Chronobiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Neuron 15:1003-15. 1995
  3. ncbi request reprint Structure, characterization, and expression of the gene encoding the mouse Mel1a melatonin receptor
    A L Roca
    Laboratory of Developmental Chronobiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    Endocrinology 137:3469-77. 1996
  4. pmc Molecular characterization of a second melatonin receptor expressed in human retina and brain: the Mel1b melatonin receptor
    S M Reppert
    Laboratory of Developmental Chronobiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 92:8734-8. 1995

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint The Mel1a melatonin receptor is coupled to parallel signal transduction pathways
    C Godson
    Laboratory of Developmental Chronobiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Endocrinology 138:397-404. 1997
    ..Thus, we show that the melatonin signal is transduced by parallel pathways involving inhibition of adenylyl cyclase and potentiation of phospholipase activation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Melatonin receptors are for the birds: molecular analysis of two receptor subtypes differentially expressed in chick brain
    S M Reppert
    Laboratory of Developmental Chronobiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston 02114, USA
    Neuron 15:1003-15. 1995
    ..Expression of CKA and CKB results in similar ligand binding and functional characteristics. The widespread distribution of CKA and CKB mRNA in brain provides a molecular substrate for the profound actions of melatonin in birds...
  3. ncbi request reprint Structure, characterization, and expression of the gene encoding the mouse Mel1a melatonin receptor
    A L Roca
    Laboratory of Developmental Chronobiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    Endocrinology 137:3469-77. 1996
    ..These results provide information on Mel1a receptor gene structure essential for designing transgenic and gene knock-out studies and analyzing the transcriptional regulation of receptor gene expression...
  4. pmc Molecular characterization of a second melatonin receptor expressed in human retina and brain: the Mel1b melatonin receptor
    S M Reppert
    Laboratory of Developmental Chronobiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 92:8734-8. 1995
    ..The Mel1b melatonin receptor may mediate the reported actions of melatonin in retina and participate in some of the neurobiological effects of melatonin in mammals...