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Anatomy Term: suprachiasmatic nucleus
XAO ID: 0004072
Synonyms: SC, suprachiasmatic region, SC, SCN
Definition: "The ventral region of the alar hypothalamus. It is a diencephalic nucleus that is part of the preoptic area and is ventrolateral to the caudal parvocellular preoptic nucleus."
Stage Range: NF stage 32 to death
Marker Genes: isl1
Develops From:
Develops Into:

Parent(s): neural nucleus (is_a) anterior hypothalamus (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY