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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (57) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: cranial muscle primordium
XAO ID: 0004455
Definition: "The presumptive cells of any of the cranial muscles."
Stage Range: NF stage 32 to NF stage 45
Marker Genes: des.1 myf6 pax7 myog
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
head mesoderm NF stage 21 to NF stage 66
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
cranial muscle NF stage 37 and 38 to death
Parent(s): head mesoderm


Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) muscular system (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY