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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (17) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: profundal placode
XAO ID: 0004093
Synonyms: profundus placode
Definition: "An embryonic structure positioned halfway between the prospective eye and ear, adjacent to the future midbrain-hindbrain boundary. The profundal and the trigeminal ganglia are separate distally but fused at their proximal end as they condense around NF stage 24."
Stage Range: NF stage 22 to NF stage 29 and 30
Marker Genes: isl1 runx3 six1 pax3 cbfb tlx1
Develops From:
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
profundus ganglion NF stage 24 to death

Parent(s): neurogenic placode (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY