Hypothalamus

The hypothalamus is a tiny cluster of brain cells, just above the pituitary gland, which transmits messages from the body to the brain. It effectively uses the pituitary gland to link the nervous system to the endocrine system.

 

Anatomy Explorer

Instructions:

Zoom in/out: Click +/-

Move up/down/left/right: Click compass arrows

Rotate image: Click and drag in any direction, anywhere in the frame

Identify objects: Click on them in the image

2D Interactive3D Rotate & Zoom
Change Anatomical System
Change View Angle