pons formation

id: GO:0021584
name: pons formation
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The process that gives rise to the pons. This process pertains to the initial formation of a structure from unspecified parts. The pons lies above the medulla and next to the cerebellum. The pons conveys information about movement from the cerebral hemisphere to the cerebellum.

Parent Functions

GO:0048646anatomical structure formation involved in morphogenesis