Portion of tissue that is part of the anterior neural keel and will form the optic vesicle[ZFA]. A paired ectodermal placode that becomes invaginated to form the embryonic lens vesicles. [ http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0046619 ZFA : 0000570 ]

This is just here as a test because I lose it

Term information

database cross reference
  • AAO:0011038
  • EFO:0003541
  • EHDAA2:0004431
  • TAO:0000570
  • XAO:0000227
  • XAO:0004090
  • ZFA:0000570
Subsets

efo_slim

plural term
optic placodes
definition
  • Portion of tissue that is part of the anterior neural keel and will form the optic vesicle[ZFA]. A paired ectodermal placode that becomes invaginated to form the embryonic lens vesicles.
external ontology notes
  • TODO - check that GO's optic placode is the same as ZFA's eye primordium; we may want to have separate term for ocular primordium precursor. XAO has both optic field and eye primordium.
has alternative id
  • UBERON:0005060
has exact synonym
  • optic placode of camera-type eye
  • ocular primordium
  • optic placode
  • eye placode
  • optic primordium
  • occular primordium
has related synonym
  • eye field
  • optic field
  • optic placodes
  • eye anlage
id
  • UBERON:0003071