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XB-ANAT-233

Anatomy Term: cardiac mesoderm

XAO ID: 0000235

Synonyms: heart

Definition: "Two migratory heart primordia that move ventrally during the course of neurulation, and whose fusion begins at the ventral midline at NF stage 16."


Stage Range: NF stage 13 to NF stage 23

Marker Genes:


Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
mesoderm NF stage 10 to NF stage 66
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
fused heart primordium NF stage 19 to NF stage 31

Component Anatomy Items:

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