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corticospinal tract morphogenesis (GO:0021957)
Annotations: Rat: (9) Mouse: (9) Human: (7) Chinchilla: (7) Bonobo: (6) Dog: (4) Squirrel: (0) Pig: (7)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
anterior commissure morphogenesis  
corpus callosum morphogenesis  
corticospinal tract morphogenesis +   
Generation of a long process of a pyramidal cell, that carries efferent (outgoing) action potentials from the cell body in cerebral cortex layer V towards target cells in the gray matter of the spinal cord. This axonal process is a member of those that make up the corticospinal tract.
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 

Exact Synonyms: CST axonogenesis ;   corticospinal tract axonogenesis
Definition Sources: GO_REF:0000021, GOC:cls, GOC:dgh, GOC:dph, GOC:jid, GOC:mtg_15jun06, PMID:9878731

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