Cardiac neural crest complex
|Cardiac neural crest complex|
|Latin||complexus cristae neuralis cardiacus|
The cardiac neural crest develops from the dorsal neural tube. It overlaps the vagal neural crest and migrates to populate the pharyngeal arches 3, 4 and 6 (producing structures in the head) and to the heart, forming connective tissue that separates the great vessels of the heart.
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