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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (221) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: midbrain-hindbrain boundary
XAO ID: 0000016
Synonyms: isthmus, isthmic organizer territory, MHB
Definition: "The part of the brain that is the morphological boundary between the midbrain and hindbrain and that is the location of an organizing center which patterns the midbrain and hindbrain primordia of the neural plate."
Stage Range: NF stage 22 to death
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
presumptive midbrain-hindbrain boundary NF stage 13 to NF stage 22
Develops Into:
Parent(s): presumptive midbrain-hindbrain boundary


Parent(s): anatomical line (is_a) brain (part_of) neural plate (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY