chemoattraction of branchiomotor axon

id: GO:0021792
name: chemoattraction of branchiomotor axon
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: The process in which a branchiomotor neuron growth cone is directed to a specific target site in response to an attractive chemical signal. Branchiomotor neurons are located in the hindbrain and innervate branchial arch-derived muscles that control jaw movements, facial expression, the larynx, and the pharynx.

Child Functions

GO:0021788chemoattraction of branchiomotor neuron axon in neural tube
GO:0021791chemoattraction of branchiomotor neuron axon in branchial arch mesenchyme

Parent Functions

GO:0050918positive chemotaxis
GO:0070887cellular response to chemical stimulus