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Pinealocyte

Known as: Pineocyte 
A cell of the pineal body with long processes ending in bulbous expansions. Pineocytes receive a direct innervation from sympathetic neurons that… 
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2016
2016
The rat pineal gland has been extensively used in studies of melatonin synthesis. However, the cellular localization of melatonin… 
Review
2014
Review
2014
Most vertebrates living outside the tropical zone show robust physiological responses in response to seasonal changes in… 
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The pineal gland, a circumventricular organ, plays an integrative role in defense responses. The injury-induced suppression of… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Abstract. The parenchymal cells of the mammalian pineal gland are the hormone-producing pinealocytes and the interstitial cells… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Neural processes from mammalian pinealocytes have been discovered in several brain areas. These processes were visualized… 
Review
1980
Review
1980
Pathologic survey was performed on 43 cases of intracranial germinoma and 12 cases of pinealoma. The present study suggests that…