transverse 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:

  transverse commissure


DEFINITON:

  Axon tracts from ganglia that cross the midline, connecting the two ventral nerve cords.


TERM DEFINITION CITATIONS:

  PMID: 17999079


TERM ID:

  PLANA:0007548


ABOUT THIS TERM:

  transverse commissure "is a" definitive tissue

  transverse commissure "existence overlaps" juvenile, asexual adult and sexually mature adult

  transverse commissure "part of" ventral nerve cord


  bipolar neuron "is a" transverse commissure


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