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Quiz - Pituitary and Pineal The most basophilic area of the pituitary gland is which one of the following? a. Infundibular stalk b. Pars nervosa c. Pars intermedia d. Pars distalis e. Pars tuberalis Pituicytes are found in which one of the following? a. Pars tuberalis b. Pars nervosa c. Pars distalis d. Pars intermedia e. Infundibular stalk Which of the following statements is NOT true concerning the pineal gland? a.
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Unformatted text preview: Melatonin is the precursor of serotonin b. Serum concentrations of melatonin are low in daylight c. Signals for pineal activation are relayed via the hypothalamus d. The pineal contains pinealocytes e. The pineal contains astrocytic cells This image shows which area of the pituitary gland a. Pars tuberalis b. Pars Intermedia c. Pars Nervosa d. Stalk e. Infundibulum...
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This note was uploaded on 12/25/2010 for the course NEUROBIOLO MSI taught by Professor Rogerj.bick during the Spring '10 term at University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

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