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Anatomy Term: ventral aorta
XAO ID: 0000338
Definition: "The outlet of the embryonic heart; lies in the floor of the pharynx and conducts blood from the bulbus arteriosis to the aortic arches (1-6)."
Stage Range: NF stage 31 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
endocardial tube NF stage 28 to NF stage 33 and 34
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
external carotid artery NF stage 32 to death
left channel of ventral aorta NF stage 31 to NF stage 66
right channel of ventral aorta NF stage 31 to NF stage 66
Parent(s): endocardial tube


Parent(s): aorta (is_a) trunk vasculature (part_of)


References: NCBO BioPortal , Ontology Lookup Service
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