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Neurulation MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Neurulation
Tree Number(s)
G07.345.500.325.180.875
Unique ID
D054261
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054261
Scope Note
An early embryonic developmental process of CHORDATES that is characterized by morphogenic movements of ECTODERM resulting in the formation of the NEURAL PLATE; the NEURAL CREST; and the NEURAL TUBE. Improper closure of the NEURAL GROOVE results in congenital NEURAL TUBE DEFECTS.
Previous Indexing
Central Nervous System (1965-2007)
Embryo (1965-2007)
Public MeSH Note
2008
History Note
2008
Date Established
2008/01/01
Date of Entry
2007/07/09
Revision Date
2016/06/17
Neurulation Preferred
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