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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (2) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: ultimobranchial body

XAO ID: 0000452


Definition: "Anatomical structure that includes small, calcitonin producing glands originating as epithelial growths from the sixth pharyngeal pouch."

Stage Range: NF stage 40 to death

Marker Genes:

Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
branchial arch 4 NF stage 35 and 36 to death
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
parathyroid NF stage 43 to death

Component Anatomy Items:

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References: NCBO BioPortal, Ontology Lookup Service

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