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Anatomy Term: lung primordium
XAO ID: 0001002
Synonyms: lung, lateral diverticula
Definition: "Anterior endoderm that develops into the lung buds, and in turn, the lungs. A pair of lateral diverticula just over the liver rudiment is formed by the floor of the foregut just anterior to the liver diverticulum."
Stage Range: NF stage 28 to NF stage 33 and 34
Marker Genes: sftpc nkx2-1
Antibody: Nkx2-1 Ab1
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
endoderm NF stage 10 to NF stage 66
foregut NF stage 20 to NF stage 44
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
lung NF stage 54 to death
lung bud NF stage 33 and 34 to NF stage 53
Parent(s): endoderm, foregut


Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) foregut (part_of) respiratory system (part_of)


References: NCBO BioPortal , Ontology Lookup Service