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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (1) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: enteric neuron
XAO ID: 0004523
Definition: "Any of the neurons specific to the gastrointestinal system. Enteric neurons are embedded the lining of the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines and the cloaca."
Stage Range: NF stage 20 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
neural crest NF stage 13 to NF stage 44
Develops Into:
Parent(s): neural crest


Parent(s): neuron (is_a) cloaca (part_of) enteric nervous system (part_of) hindgut (part_of) large intestine (part_of) small intestine (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY