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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (18) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: flexural organ
XAO ID: 0005227
Synonyms: FO
Definition: "Tissue that is the most anterior portion of the notochord and secretes Reissner's fiber-related proteins, including F-spondin."
Stage Range: NF stage 12.5 to NF stage 66
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
axial mesoderm NF stage 12.5 to NF stage 35 and 36
Develops Into:
Parent(s): axial mesoderm


Parent(s): tissue (is_a) notochord (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY