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Anatomy Term: neural groove
XAO ID: 0000248
Synonyms: median groove, neural midline
Definition: "The median dorsal longitudinal groove in the neural plate, directly above the notochord, which appears after neural fold formation."
Stage Range: NF stage 13 to NF stage 22
Marker Genes: odad4
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
neuroectoderm NF stage 10 to NF stage 66
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
neural tube NF stage 17 to NF stage 28
Parent(s): neuroectoderm


Parent(s): tissue (is_a) neural plate (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY