A bundle of myelinated nerve fibers passing transversely through the lamina terminalis and connecting symmetrical parts of the two cerebral hemispheres; it consists of a smaller anterior part (pars anterior commissurae anterioris) and a larger posterior part (pars posterior commissurae anterioris). [ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/BTO_0002169 ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

latin term
commissura anterior cerebri [ NeuroNames:205 ]

abbreviation
AC [ NLX:144088 ]

definition

A bundle of myelinated nerve fibers passing transversely through the lamina terminalis and connecting symmetrical parts of the two cerebral hemispheres; it consists of a smaller anterior part (pars anterior commissurae anterioris) and a larger posterior part (pars posterior commissurae anterioris).

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/b4/Gray744.png

has exact synonym

anterior cerebral commissure

commissura anterior cerebri

commissura rostralis

has related synonym

commissura anterior

AC

commissura rostral

precommisure

anterior commissural nucleus

paleocortical commissure

rostral commissure

homology notes

In all vertebrates the thin structure that connects the two halves of the telencephalon shows a ridge-like thickening at the basal side known as the anterior commissure.[well established][VHOG]

id

UBERON:0000935