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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: cldn5 tn3 myl4 actc1 nkx2-5 bambi tnni3
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
mesoderm NF stage 10 to NF stage 66
proepicardium NF stage 13 to NF stage 44
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
fused heart primordium NF stage 19 to NF stage 31
primary heart field NF stage 19 to NF stage 33 and 34
Parent(s): mesoderm, proepicardium


Parent(s): embryonic structure (is_a)


References: NCBO BioPortal , Ontology Lookup Service
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