ZFIN ID: ZDB-EXP-100520-4
Experiment Conditions Description: physical alteration: posterior cardinal vein
physical alteration: posterior cardinal vein
Name: physical alteration
Definition: Experimental condition in which an anatomical structure, cell, or organ has sustained targeted physical change, usually through the use of an instrument.
Ontology: Zebrafish Environment Condition Ontology [ZECO:0000229]
Name: posterior cardinal vein
Synonyms: axial vein, caudal cardinal veins, PCV, postcardinal vein
Definition: Continuation of the caudal vein cranial to the anal pore. The cardinal vein splits into a pair of vessels in the cranial trunk, just caudal to the radix of the aorta. The posterior cardinals each empty into the common cardinal vein.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000477]
Publication: Tournoij et al., 2010