Anatomy Term: nervous system
XAO ID: 0000177
Definition: "Anatomical system that has as its parts the brain and spinal cord, nerves, ganglia, and parts of the receptor organs and that receives and interprets stimuli and transmits impulses to the effector organs."
Stage Range: NF stage 13 to death
Component Anatomy Items:
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References: NCBO BioPortal, Ontology Lookup Service