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"Touch" 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.

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Sensation of making physical contact with objects, animate or inanimate. Tactile stimuli are detected by MECHANORECEPTORS in the skin and mucous membranes.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Touch" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Touch" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 200 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2010 and 2012 and 2013
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