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Geniculate Bodies

"Geniculate Bodies" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Part of the diencephalon inferior to the caudal end of the dorsal thalamus. Includes the lateral geniculate body which relays visual impulses from the optic tract to the calcarine cortex, and the medial geniculate body which relays auditory impulses from the lateral lemniscus to the auditory cortex.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Geniculate Bodies" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Geniculate Bodies" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 125 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 11 publications in 2014
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