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Term:
anterior/posterior axis specification, embryo (GO:0008595)
Annotations: Rat: (20) Mouse: (18) Human: (25) Chinchilla: (13) Bonobo: (15) Dog: (17) Squirrel: (14) Pig: (20)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
anterior/posterior axis specification, embryo +   
The specification of the anterior/posterior axis of the embryo by the products of genes expressed maternally and genes expressed in the zygote.
epiblast cell-extraembryonic ectoderm cell signaling involved in anterior/posterior axis specification  
intracellular mRNA localization involved in anterior/posterior axis specification +  
longitudinal axis specification 
neural plate axis specification  
oocyte anterior/posterior axis specification +   
oral/aboral axis specification +  
polarity specification of anterior/posterior axis  
primitive streak formation +   
regulation of transcription involved in anterior/posterior axis specification 
regulation of translation involved in anterior/posterior axis specification 
somite rostral/caudal axis specification  
zygotic specification of dorsal/ventral axis  

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: anterior/posterior axis determination, embryo
Definition Sources: http://fly.ebi.ac.uk/allied-data/lk/interactive-fly/aimain/1aahome.htm, ISBN:0879694238

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