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]. [ https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/300 NLXANAT : 20090513 https://github.com/obophenotype/uberon/issues/325 ]

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, cumbo

comment
  • *not* the same as FMA:76741 Commissure
contributor
  • https://github.com/cmungall
  • https://github.com/mellybelly
definition
  • 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].
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)
has broad synonym
  • commissure
has exact synonym
  • commissure of neuraxis
  • neuraxis commissure
has narrow synonym
  • white matter commissure
id
  • UBERON:0001020