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Term:
corpus callosum morphogenesis (GO:0021540)
Annotations: Rat: (8) Mouse: (8) Human: (6) Chinchilla: (6) Bonobo: (6) Dog: (3) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (6)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
anterior commissure morphogenesis  
corpus callosum morphogenesis  
The process in which the anatomical structures of the corpus callosum are generated and organized. The corpus callosum is a thick bundle of nerve fibers comprising a commissural plate connecting the two cerebral hemispheres. It consists of contralateral axon projections that provides communications between the right and left cerebral hemispheres.
corticospinal tract morphogenesis +   
cuneatus tract morphogenesis 
gracilis tract morphogenesis 
medulla reticulospinal tract morphogenesis 
pons reticulospinal tract morphogenesis 
posterior commissure morphogenesis 
rubrospinal tract morphogenesis 
spinal cord ventral commissure morphogenesis  
spinothalamic tract morphogenesis 
tectobulbar tract morphogenesis 
tectospinal tract morphogenesis 
trigeminothalamic tract morphogenesis 
vestibulospinal tract morphogenesis 

Synonyms
Definition Sources: GO_REF:0000021, GOC:cls, GOC:dgh, GOC:dph, GOC:jid, GOC:mtg_15jun06, ISBN:0838580343

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