ZFIN ID: ZDB-EXP-180910-1
Experiment Conditions Description: ablation: lateral rectus
ablation: lateral rectus
Name: ablation
Definition: Targeted destruction of an anatomical structure.
Ontology: Zebrafish Environment Condition Ontology [ZECO:0000168]
Name: lateral rectus
Synonyms: lateral recti, posterior rectus
Definition: Extraocular muscle that runs parallel to the long axis of the fish and inserts on the caudal side of the eye at the sclera-corneal . The lateral rectus muscles originate substantially posterior to the other rectus muscles. The lateral rectus is innervated by the abducens nerve. The unsegmented paraxial head mesoderm contributes to the lateral rectus.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000383]
Publication: Louie et al., 2017