nervous system commissure

The Planarian Anatomoy Ontology (PLANA) is a collection of terms curated from the literature and other organism anatomy ontologies to describe anatomical features, life cycle stages and developmental processes in the regenerative flatworm Schmidtea mediterranea. The latest version of the PLANA Ontology is available through the Open Biological and Biomedical Ontology Foundry (OBO) . PLANA Ontology terms are searchable at the EMBL-EBI Ontology Lookup Service (OLS) and the PLANA Ontology Terms Page.

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Planarian Anatomy Ontology Term Overview


NAME:

  nervous system commissure


DEFINITON:

  Axon tract that crosses the midline of the central nervous system[NIF, modified]. In the context of Drosophila refers to a broad band of axons connecting equivalent neuropils each side of the brain[FBbt].


TERM CITATIONS:

  

TERM ID:

  PLANA:0000493


SYNONYMS:

  neuraxis commissure, commissure of neuraxis


ABOUT THIS TERM:

  nervous system commissure "is a" definitive tissue

  nervous system commissure "part of" central nervous system


  brain commissure "is a" nervous system commissure


COMMENTS:

*not* the same as FMA:76741 Commissure


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