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  • Rhombencephalon - “ The rhombencephalon, or hindbrain is a primary vesicle of the neural tube. Development During the fifth week of embryological development the rh...”
  • Neural tube - “ The neural tube comprises of a bundle of nerve sheaths and is the embryonic structure that ultimately forms the primitive brain at the cranial end...”
  • Midbrain - “ The midbrain, or mesencephalon, is the most rostral part of the brainstem and sits above the pons and is adjoined rostrally to the thalamus. Durin...”
  • Central nervous system embryology - “ Central nervous system (CNS) embryology is complex, and below is a brief summary of its development.  The early CNS begins as a simple neural pla...”
  • Neural plate - “ The neural plate is an important developmental structure that forms the foundation of the nervous system 1,2. Formation of the neural plate occurs...”
  • Brain development - “ Brain development occurs from the three vesicles of the embryo's neural tube. prosencephalon/forebrain mesencephalon/midbrain rhombencephalon/h...”
  • Diencephalon - “ The diencephalon is connected above and in front with the cerebral hemispheres; behind with the mid-brain. Its upper surface is concealed by the c...”
  • Prosencephalon - “ Prosencephalon or forebrain is one of the primary divisions of neural tube.  Later the forebrain further separates into the telencephalon (cerebr...”
  • Myelencephalon - “ The myelencephalon is a secondary vesicle of the neural tube derived from the rhombencephalon. The myelencephalon goes on to become the medul...”
  • Telencephalon - “ The telencephalon is the most anterior region of the primitive brain.Together with the diencephalon, the telencephalon develops from the prosence...”
  • Metencephalon - “ The metencephalon is a secondary brain vesicle derived from the rhombencephalon, formed in the 5th week of embryonic life.  Development The ...”

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