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Term: heart rudiment cardioblast anterior-lateral migration
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: heart rudiment
Synonyms: heart cone, rudimentary heart
Definition: The migrating myocardial precursors of the heart rudiment form a cone like structure between 19.5 hpf and 22 hpf, and eventually telescope out into the primitive heart tube at 24hpf.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000115]
Name: cardioblast anterior-lateral migration
Definition: The orderly movement of a cardioblast toward the head and laterally to form the heart field. A cardioblast is a cardiac precursor cell. It is a cell that has been committed to a cardiac fate, but will undergo more cell division rather than terminally differentiating.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0003259]   QuickGO   AmiGO