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Anatomy Term: preoptic area
XAO ID: 0004583
Synonyms: anterior preoptic area, PO, preoptic nuclei, preoptic region
Definition: "Area of the forebrain anterior to the posterior tuberculum and the hypothalamus and ventral to the ventral thalamus."
Stage Range: NF stage 35 and 36 to death
Marker Genes: insm1
Develops From:
Develops Into:

Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) anterior hypothalamus (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY