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Term: parapineal organ epithalamus development
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: parapineal organ
Definition: An unpaired left-sided accessory organ which plays a role in establishing lateral brain left right asymmetry.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0001360]
Name: epithalamus development
Definition: The progression of the epithalamus over time from its initial formation until its mature state. The epithalamus is the small dorsomedial area of the thalamus including the habenular nuclei and associated fiber bundles, the pineal body, and the epithelial roof of the third ventricle.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0021538]   QuickGO   AmiGO