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OBO ID: GO:0014028
Term Name: notochord formation Search Ontology:
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Definition: The formation of the notochord from the chordamesoderm. The notochord is composed of large cells packed within a firm connective tissue sheath and is found in all chordates at the ventral surface of the neural tube. In vertebrates, the notochord contributes to the vertebral column.
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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