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Anatomy Term: forebrain
XAO ID: 0000011
Synonyms: prosencephalon
Definition: "The part of the brain that is the anterior of its three primary divisions and that includes the telencephalon and diencephalon."
Stage Range: NF stage 22 to death
Marker Genes: fgf8 lhx8 foxg1 lhx1 dmrta1 vax2 lhx5
Antibody: Ncam1 Ab4
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
anterior neural tube NF stage 18 to NF stage 28
Develops Into:
Parent(s): anterior neural tube


Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) brain (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY