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Endocrinology

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Which of the following secretes melatonin:



A Adrenal cortex
B Adrenal medulla

C Pineal gland
D Melanocytes

Ans. C Pineal gland

MELATONIN is a hormone produced by the pineal gland. Its synthesis occurs in pineal parenchymal cells. It is involved in the onset of puberty and may influence sleep-waking cycles.

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