neural keel formation

id: GO:0014025
name: neural keel formation
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The formation of a thickened region of the neurectoderm that is roughly triangular in cross section. The neural keel develops from the neural plate and develops into the neural rod. Neural keel formation occurs during primary neurulation in teleosts.

Parent Functions

GO:0048646anatomical structure formation involved in morphogenesis