12. Stage 12: Closure of the Caudal Neuropore and the Beginning of Secondary Neurulation

  1. Dr.h.c. Ronan O'Rahilly M.D., D.Sc.1,2 and
  2. Dr.habil.rer.nat. Fabiola Müller1,2

Published Online: 27 OCT 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471973084.ch12

The Embryonic Human Brain: An Atlas of Developmental Stages, Third Edition

The Embryonic Human Brain: An Atlas of Developmental Stages, Third Edition

How to Cite

O'Rahilly, R. and Müller, F. (2006) Stage 12: Closure of the Caudal Neuropore and the Beginning of Secondary Neurulation, in The Embryonic Human Brain: An Atlas of Developmental Stages, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471973084.ch12

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Medicine, University of California at Davis, Davis, California, USA

  2. 2

    Institut d'Embryologie Spéciale Université de Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 OCT 2005
  2. Published Print: 31 JUL 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471694625

Online ISBN: 9780471973089

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Keywords:

  • caudal neuropore closure with secondary neurulation starting;
  • primary and secondary neurulation;
  • teratology – hypoglossal nerve agenesis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Neuroteratology