Click here to close Hello! We notice that you are using Internet Explorer, which is not supported by Xenbase and may cause the site to display incorrectly. We suggest using a current version of Chrome, FireFox, or Safari.
Summary Anatomy Item Literature (137) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: neural plate border
XAO ID: 0004104
Synonyms: NPB
Definition: "The boundary between non-neural ectoderm and the neural plate of neurula stage embryos, giving rise to the neural crest and cranial placodes."
Stage Range: NF stage 11.5 to NF stage 22
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
ectoderm NF stage 10 to NF stage 66
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
cranial placode NF stage 14 to NF stage 42
neural crest NF stage 13 to NF stage 44
Parent(s): ectoderm


Parent(s): tissue (is_a) ectoderm (part_of) neural plate (part_of)


References: NCBO BioPortal , Ontology Lookup Service
Xenbase: The Xenopus laevis and X. tropicalis resource.
Version: 4.9.2
Major funding for Xenbase is provided by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, grant P41 HD064556