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 ]

Synonyms: anterior cerebral commissure commissura anterior cerebri commissura rostralis

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

latin term
commissura anterior cerebri [ NeuroNames:205 ]

abbreviation
AC [ NLX:144088 ]

depicted by

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

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