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Anatomy Term: lung primordium
XAO ID: 0001002
Synonyms: lung, lateral diverticula
Definition: "Anterior endoderm that develops into the lung buds, and in turn, the lungs. A pair of lateral diverticula just over the liver rudiment is formed by the floor of the foregut just anterior to the liver diverticulum."
Stage Range: NF stage 28 to NF stage 33 and 34
Marker Genes: sftpc nkx2-1
Antibody: Nkx2-1 Ab1
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
endoderm NF stage 10 to NF stage 66
foregut NF stage 20 to NF stage 44
posterior foregut NF stage 20 to NF stage 44
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
lung NF stage 54 to death
lung bud NF stage 33 and 34 to NF stage 53
Parent(s): endoderm, foregut, posterior foregut


Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) foregut (part_of) posterior foregut (part_of) respiratory system (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY