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XB-ANAT-411

Anatomy Term: Rathke's pouch

XAO ID: 0000430

Synonyms:

Definition: "A depression in the roof of the developing mouth in front of the buccopharyngeal membrane. It gives rise to the anterior pituitary (adenohypophysis), a part of the endocrine system."


Stage Range: NF stage 28 to NF stage 40

Marker Genes:


Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
mouth primordium NF stage 28 to NF stage 60
Develops Into:
 

Component Anatomy Items:

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