The part of the brain that is the morphological boundary between the midbrain and hindbrain and that is the location of an organizing center which patterns the midbrain and hindbrain primordia of the neural plate. [ http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0021555 ]

Synonyms: mid-hindbrain junction MHB midbrain hindbrain boundary mid-hindbrain boundary

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Term information

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

editor note

consider adding class for organizer. Consider adding separate class for isthmus as a structure

has related synonym

isthmus

isthmus/MHB

isthmic organizer territory

isthmo-cerebellar region

homology notes

Lampreys also have an MHB [midbrain hindbrain boundary], expressing a similar repertoire of regulatory gene cognates as in gnathostomes.[well established][VHOG]

id

UBERON:0003052