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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
embryonic heart tube formation +   
floor plate development +   
nephron tubule formation +   
neural tube formation +   
The formation of a tube from the flat layer of ectodermal cells known as the neural plate. This will give rise to the central nervous system.
neural tube patterning +   
primary neural tube formation +   
secondary neural tube formation +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: neural tube morphogenesis ;   neurulation
Alternate IDs: GO:0001679
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Neurulation
Definition Sources: GOC:dph, ISBN:0878932437

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