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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
anterior neural keel +  
central nervous system +  
midbrain hindbrain boundary neural keel +  
neural keel +  
neural plate +  
neural rod +  
A solid rod of neurectoderm derived from the neural keel. The neural rod is roughly circular in cross section. Neural rod formation occurs during primary neurulation in teleosts[GO]. An intermediate stage in the development of the central nervous system present during the segmentation period; the neural rod is roughly cylindrical in shape, forms from the neural keel, and is not yet hollowed out into the neural tube[ZFIN].
neural tube +  
neuraxis flexure +  
posterior neural keel +  
presumptive neural plate +  

Related Synonyms: neural tube rod
Xrefs: EFO:0003498 ;   TAO:0000133 ;   ZFA:0000133
Definition Sources: GO:0014024, ZFA:0000133

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