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Pineal Gland

"Pineal Gland" 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.

A light-sensitive neuroendocrine organ attached to the roof of the THIRD VENTRICLE of the brain. The pineal gland secretes MELATONIN, other biogenic amines, and neuropeptides.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pineal Gland" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Pineal Gland" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 81 publications over 28 distinct years, with a maximum of 7 publications in 2008
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