Term: segmental plate medial-lateral axis
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Name: segmental plate
Synonyms: presomitic mesoderm, PSM
Definition: Unsegmented field of paraxial mesoderm present posterior to the most recently formed somite pair, from which somites will form.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000279]
Name: medial-lateral axis
Synonyms: M-L axis, medio-lateral axis, mediolateral axis, ML axis, proximal-distal axis
Definition: An axis that extends from the center of organism to one or other side.
Ontology: Spatial Ontology [BSPO:0001001]