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Ontology Browser

Term:
chemorepulsion of branchiomotor axon (GO:0021793)
Annotations: Rat: (1) Mouse: (1) Human: (1) Chinchilla: (1) Bonobo: (1) Dog: (0) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (1)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
branchiomotor neuron axon guidance in branchial arch mesenchyme +  
branchiomotor neuron axon guidance in neural tube +  
chemoattraction of branchiomotor axon +  
chemorepulsion of branchiomotor axon +   
The process in which a branchiomotor neuron growth cone is directed to a specific target site in response to a repulsive chemical cue. Branchiomotor neurons are located in the hindbrain and innervate branchial arch-derived muscles that control jaw movements, facial expression, the larynx, and the pharynx.
chemorepulsion of dopaminergic neuron axon  
chemorepulsion of serotonergic neuron axon 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: negative chemotaxis of branchiomotor axon
Definition Sources: GO_REF:0000021, GOC:cls, GOC:dgh, GOC:dph, GOC:jid, GOC:mtg_15jun06, PMID:14699587

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