header logo image header logo text
Downloads Login
General Information
Term: facial nerve motor nucleus motor neuron 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: facial nerve motor nucleus
Synonyms: facial motor nucleus, motor nucleus VII, nucleus motorius nervi facialis, nVII
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000206]
Name: motor neuron migration
Definition: The orderly movement of a motor neuron from one site to another. A motor neuron is an efferent neuron that passes from the central nervous system or a ganglion toward or to a muscle and conducts an impulse that causes movement.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0097475]   QuickGO   AmiGO