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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (305) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: pretectum
XAO ID: 0004303
Synonyms: forebrain-midbrain boundary, prosomere 1, PT, P1
Definition: "Multi-tissue structure that is the dorsal part of the diencephalon and the major sensory input to which is visual."
Stage Range: NF stage 14 to death
Marker Genes: pax6 gsx1
Develops From:
Develops Into:

Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) diencephalon (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY