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XB-ANAT-307

Anatomy Term: anterior neural fold
XAO ID: 0000310
Synonyms:
Definition: "The anterior U-shaped portion of the neural folds, the two longitudinal dorsal ridges, caused by a folding up of the ectoderm, that make their appearance on either side of the middle line of the early neural embryo."
Stage Range: NF stage 13 to NF stage 22
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Parent(s): tissue (is_a) neural fold (part_of) pre-chordal neural plate (part_of)

 


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