Structure and Function of the Epiphysis Cerebri - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444400161, 9780080861340

Structure and Function of the Epiphysis Cerebri, Volume 10

1st Edition

Serial Editors: J. Ariens Kappers J.P. Schade
eBook ISBN: 9780080861340
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 1st January 1965
Page Count: 693
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Table of Contents

Progress in Brain Research

List of Contributors

Other volumes in this series

Inside Front Cover

Preface

I. Development, light microscopic anatomy and cytology, innervation and vascularization

Chapter 1: Survey of the Development and Comparative Morphology of the Pineal Organ

Summary

Discussion

Chapter 2: Histological Structure and Cytology of the Pineal Complex in Fishes, Amphibians and Reptiles

Summary

DISCUSSION

Chapter 3: Histological Structure and Cytology of the Pineal Organ in Birds and Mammals

Mammalian Pineal Organ

Avian Pineal Organ

Summary

Discussion

Chapter 4: Survey of the Innervation of the Epiphysis Cerebri and the Accessory Pineal Organs of Vertebrates

Introduction

Fishes

Amphibians

Reptiles

Birds

Nomenclature of the Nervous Connections of the Epiphysis and of the Accessory Pineal Organs with the Epithalamus in Submammalian Vertebrates

Mammals

Summary

Discussion

Chapter 5: Histologische und Histochemische Untersuchungen an der Epiphyse von Haien

Material und Methoden

Zusammenfassung

Summary

Histological and Histochemical Investigations of the Epiphysis of Selachians

Dank

Diskussion

Chapter 6: On the Ontogeny of the Pineal- and Parapineal Organs in Teleost Fishes

On The Morphology of the Pineal Area of the Embryo

On the Morphology of the Pineal Area of the Adult Fish

Summary

Discussion

Chapter 7: Die Gefässversorgung der Epiphyse und Paraphyse bei Reptilien

Zusammenfassung

Summary

The Vascular Supply of the Epiphysis and Paraphysis in Reptilia

Diskussion

Chapter 8: The Histologic Structure of the Human Pineal Body

Summary

Discussion

Chapter 9: Modifications Histologiques de l’Epiphyse Humaine pendant l’Enfance, l’Age Adulte et le Vieillissement

Résultats

Résumé

Summary

Histological Modifications of Human Pineal Gland During Childhood, Adult Life and Aging

Discussion

II. Electron microscopical structure

Chapter 10: Vergleichende Elektronenmikroskopische Studien am Pinealorgan

Material und Methodik

Befunde

Diskussion

Zusammenfassung

Summary

Comparative Electron Microscopical Studies of the Pineal Organ

Discussion

Chapter 11: Elektronenmikroskopische Untersuchungen am Pinealorgan der Regenbogenforelle (Salmo irideus)

Zusammenfassung

Diskussion

Chapter 12: Ultrastructure and Development of Amphibian Pineal Organs

Introduction

Materials and Methods

The Pineal System of the Frog

Pineal Development in the Newt

Conclusions

Summary

Discussion

Chapter 13: Further Light and Electron Microscopy of the Pineal Eye, with a Note on Thermoregulatory Aspects

Introduction

The Macroscopic Appearance of the Third Eye

Ultrastructural Data

Summary

Discussion

Chapter 14: Licht- und Elektronenmikroskopische Beobachtungen über die Struktur der Epiphysis Cerebri des Kaninchens

Einleitung

Material und Methode

Untersuchungsergebnisse

Diskussion Der Ergebnisse

Zusammenfassung

Summary

Light and Electron - Microscopical Data on the Structure of the Epiphysis Cerebri of the Rabbit

Diskussion

Chapter 15: Weitere Untersuchungen zur Feinstruktur der Epiphysis Cerebri Normaler und Vorbehandelter Ratten

Untersuchungsgut und Methodik

Beschreibung und Besprechung Der Befunde

Zusammenfassung

Summary

Further Observations on the Fine Structure of the Normal and Pretreated Epiphysis Cerebri of the Rat

Diskussion

Chapter 16: The Epiphyseal Cell: an Electron-microscopic Study of its Intercellular Relationships and Intracellular Morphology in the Pineal Body of the Albino Rat

Introduction

Material and Methods

I. Epiphyseal Histology

II. The Epiphyseal Cell

Discussion

III. Biochemistry and cytochemistry

Chapter 17: Ultrastructure and Pharmacological Studies of Nerve Endings in the Pineal Organ

Methods and Observations

Discussion

Summary

Discussion

Chapter 18: Localization of Neuronal and Parenchymal Monoamines under Normal and Experimental Conditions in the Mammalian Pineal Gland

Material and Methods

Results

Discussion

Summary

Chapter 19: Lipids in the Pineal Body of the Rat

Summary

Discussion

Chapter 20: Observations on the Rat Pineal in Tissue Culture

Methods

Results

Discussion

Summary

Chapter 21: Activités Enzymatiques Histochimiquement Décelables dans la Glande Pinéale, chez Quelques Artiodactyles

Discussion

Résumé

Summary

Enzymatic Activity, Demonstrable in the Pineal Gland of Some Artiodactyls

Discussion

IV. Physiology, pharmacology and endocrinology

Chapter 22: Physiology of the Pineal Body

Clinical Endocrinology of the Pineal

Influence of the Pineal Gland on the Hypophyseo-Thyroidal System

Pineal Gland and Adrenal Cortex

Pineal Gland and Metabolism

Neuroendocrinological Connections of the Pineal Gland

Conclusion

Summary

Chapter 23: Pineal Regulation of Body Blanching in Amp hibian Larvaexs

I. The Blanching Reaction

II. Photoreception and the Blanching Reaction

III. Hormonal Mechanism in the Blanching Reaction

IV. Nature of the Blanching Hormone

Discussion and Summary

Discussion

Chapter 24: Analysis of Antagonisms between Pineal Melatonin and other Agents which Act on the Amphibian Melanophore

Introduction

Antagonism Studies with Isolated Frog Skin

Analysis of Melatonin Action on the Cultured Melanophore

Summary

Chapter 25: The Formation, Metabolism, and Physiologic Effects of Melatonin in Mammals

Summary

Discussion

Chapter 26: Uptake of 131 I-labeled Triiodothyronine in the Pineal Body as Compared with the Cerebral Grey and Other Tissues of the Rat

Introduction

Materials and Methods

Results

Discussion

Summary

Chapter 27: Alterations of the Pineal Lipid Content in the Rat under Hormonal Influences

Summary

Chapter 28: Metabolic and Morphologic Studies on the Rat Pineal Organ During Puberty

Addendum

Discussion

Chapter 29: Contribution à l’Etude du Mécanisme de l’Antagonisme Epiphyso-Hypophysaire

Conclusion

Résumé

Summary

Contribution to the Study of the Mechanism of the Epiphyso—Hypophyseal Antagonism

Discussion

Chapter 30: Influence de la Glande Pinéale sur la Sphère Génitale

I. Effet Freinateur Sur La Sphère Génitale

II. Antagonisme Épiphyso-Hypophysaire

Conclusion

Résumé

Summary

Influence of the Pineal Gland on the Genital Area

Chapter 31: The Pineal Gland and the Control of Electrolyte Balance and of Gonadotropic Secretion: Functional and Morphological Observations

Control of Electrolyte Balance

Control of Gonadotropic Function

Summary

Chapter 32: Etude de la Sécrétion des Corticostéroïdes et de l’Hormone Adrénocorticotrope Hypophysaire chez le Rat Epiphysectomisé

Partie Expérimentale

Résultats

Discussion Des Résultats et Conclusions

Résumé

Summary

Study of the Secretion of Corticosteroids and ACTH in the Epiphysectomised Rat

Chapter 33: Contribution à l’Etude du Comportement Corrélatif du Complexe Epithalamo-Epiphysaire et de la Zone Glomérulaire des Glandes Surrénales sous l’Influence de l’Obscurité

Matériel et Méthodes

Résultats

Discussion

Résumé

Summary

Study of the Correlated Reaction of the Epithalamo—Epiphyse al Complex and of the Glomerular zone of the Adrenals in Darkness

Discussion

Chapter 34: Participation of the Epithalamo-Epiphyseal System in the Regulation of Water and Electrolytes Metabolism

Summary

Chapter 35: The Effect of Pinealectomy and of Lesions in the Subcommissural Body on the Rate of Aldosterone Secretion by Rat Adrenal Glands in Vitro

Summary

Discussion

Chapter 36: Experimental Evidence for Pineal Participation in Homeostasis of Brain Composition

Introduction

Materials and Methods

Results

Discussion

Summary

Chapter 37: Zur pathologischen Anatomie tierischer Epiphysen

Zusammenfassung

Summary

The Pathological Anatomy of the Epiphysis in Animals

Diskussion

General Discussion

Author Index

Subject Index


Details

No. of pages:
693
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 1965
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080861340

Ratings and Reviews


About the Serial Editors

J. Ariens Kappers Serial Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Central lnstitute for Brain Research, Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

J.P. Schade Serial Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Central Institute for Brain Research, Amsterdam