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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (18) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: zona limitans intrathalamica
XAO ID: 0004305
Synonyms: Zli
Definition: "A narrow stripe of cells that lies between the prospective dorsal and ventral thalami. This boundary contains signals that pattern the prethalamic and thalamic territories of the future mid-diencephalon."
Stage Range: NF stage 22 to death
Marker Genes: foxj1 gsx2
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
ectoderm NF stage 10 to NF stage 66
Develops Into:
Parent(s): ectoderm


Parent(s): anatomical line (is_a) tissue (is_a) diencephalon (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY