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closure of optic fissure (GO:0061386)
Annotations: Rat: (2) Mouse: (2) Human: (2) Chinchilla: (2) Bonobo: (2) Dog: (1) Squirrel: (2) Pig: (2)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
closure of optic fissure  
The closure of the temporary ventral gap in the optic cup that contributes to its shaping.
epiboly +   
neural plate elongation +   
neural plate thickening 
optic cup formation involved in camera-type eye development  
optic cup structural organization  
pericardium morphogenesis +   

Related Synonyms: closure or choriod fissure
Definition Sources: GOC:dph

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