The region that delineates the rostral boundary of the neural plate in the neural stage embryo, and is devoid of neural crest cells. It gives rise to the pre-placodal region, some elements of the forebrain, and the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland. [ https://www.worldcat.org/search?q=bn%3A0878933840 ]

Synonyms: ANR

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2011-09-13T02:26:18Z

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xenopus_anatomy

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XAO:0004209