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Neural Plate

"Neural Plate" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
The region in the dorsal ECTODERM of a chordate embryo that gives rise to the future CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM. Tissue in the neural plate is called the neuroectoderm, often used as a synonym of neural plate.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Neural Plate" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Neural Plate" was a major or minor topic of these publication.