File:CNS secondary vesicles.jpg
Central Nervous System - Secondary Brain Vesicles
These 5 secondary vesicles developed from the initial 3 primary vesicles of the early neural tube, by division of the forebrain and hindbrain regions.
The more mature brain with five brain vesicles: the horizontal and lateral views correspond to GD 11.5 in rats and 33 ± 1 in humans.
|Neural Tube||Primary Vesicles||Secondary Vesicles||Adult Structures|
|week 3||week 4||week 5||adult|
|prosencephalon||telencephalon||Rhinencephalon, Amygdala, Hippocampus, Cerebrum (Cortex), Hypothalamus, Pituitary | Basal Ganglia, lateral ventricles|
|Diencephalon||Epithalamus, Thalamus, Subthalamus, Pineal, third ventricle|
|mesencephalon||mesencephalon||Tectum, Cerebral peduncle, Pretectum, cerebral aqueduct|
Rice D & Barone S. (2000). Critical periods of vulnerability for the developing nervous system: evidence from humans and animal models. Environ. Health Perspect. , 108 Suppl 3, 511-33. PMID: 10852851
Copyright: Reproduced with permission from Environmental Health Perspectives (EHP) is a publication of the U.S. Government. Publication of EHP lies in the public domain and is therefore without copyright.
Cite this page: Hill, M.A. (2019, June 18) Embryology CNS secondary vesicles.jpg. Retrieved from https://embryology.med.unsw.edu.au/embryology/index.php/File:CNS_secondary_vesicles.jpg
- © Dr Mark Hill 2019, UNSW Embryology ISBN: 978 0 7334 2609 4 - UNSW CRICOS Provider Code No. 00098G
Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.
|current||16:49, 18 May 2017||987 × 562 (81 KB)||Z8600021|
|01:02, 11 August 2009||961 × 462 (58 KB)||MarkHill||CNS primary vesicles cartoon Figure-3CD-PMID10852851.jpg Image Source: Critical periods of vulnerability for the developing nervous system: evidence from humans and animal models. Rice D, Barone S Jr. Environ Health Perspect. 2000 Jun;108 Suppl 3:511-33|
- You cannot overwrite this file.