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|Term:||atrioventricular canal endocardial cushion formation|
|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.|
|Synonyms:||AV canal, AVC|
|Definition:||The part of the heart connecting the atrium to the cardiac ventricle.|
|Ontology:||Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001315]|
|Name:||endocardial cushion formation|
|Definition:||The developmental process pertaining to the initial formation of an endocardial cushion. The endocardial cushion is a specialized region of mesenchymal cells that will give rise to the heart septa and valves.|
|Ontology:||GO: Biological Process [GO:0003272] QuickGO AmiGO|