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nervous system commissure

^ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PLANA_0000493


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].

Synonyms: neuraxis commissure, commissure of neuraxis

Term info

database cross reference
comment

*not* the same as FMA:76741 Commissure

contributor

https://github.com/cmungall, https://github.com/mellybelly

external definition

White matter fiber bundle that crosses the midline of the brain or spinal cord, that connects similar structures on both sides. (CUMBO; Heimer, L. The Human Brain, 2nd ed., 1995, pg 6)

hasNarrowSynonym

white matter commissure

has broad synonym

commissure

has obo namespace

Planarian_Anatomy

id

PLANA:0000493

imported from

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/uberon.owl

inSubset

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo#uberon_slim, http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo#cumbo

seeAlso

https://planosphere.stowers.org/ontology/PLANA_0000493

Term relations

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