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Growth Plate

"Growth Plate" 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.

The area between the EPIPHYSIS and the DIAPHYSIS within which bone growth occurs.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Growth Plate" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Growth Plate" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 144 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 10 publications in 2010 and 2017
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.