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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (12) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: medial ganglionic eminence
XAO ID: 0004259
Synonyms: MGE
Definition: "A distinct elevation of a transient proliferating cell mass of the subventricular zone; this mass contributes most of its cells to the neocortex; however, hippocampal neurons, thalamus, septum and olfactory bulb neurons are also partly derived from the MGE."
Stage Range: NF stage 22 to NF stage 52
Marker Genes: dlx5 gsx1 nkx2-1
Antibody: Nkx2-1 Ab2
Develops From:
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
pallidum NF stage 32 to death

Parent(s): tissue (is_a) subpallium (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY