neurohypophysis

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neurohypophysis

[¦nu̇r·ō·hī′päf·ə·səs]
(neuroscience)
The neural portion or posterior lobe of the hypophysis.
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Neurohypophysial GCT originated from the pituicytes which are modified as gliocytes of ependymal cell lineage located in the neurohypophysis and pituitary stalk.
Neurohypophysial peptides stimulate the phosphorylation of pre-T cell focal adhesion kinases.
Sokol, "Neurohypophysial Principles in Rats with Familial Hypothalamic Diabetes Insipidus (Brattleboro Strain)," Endocrinology, vol.
Hemmings Jr., "Isoflurane and propofol inhibit voltage-gated sodium channels in isolated rat neurohypophysial nerve terminals," Molecular Pharmacology, vol.
Secretin as a neurohypophysial factor regulating body water homeostasis.
A very recent case report described a patient with hypothalamic hypopituitarism in the absence of neurohypophysial dysfunction that occurred approximately 31 years after a TBI (9).
Plasticity of neurohypophysial terminals with increased hormonal release during dehydration: Ultrastructural and biochemical analyses.