cerebellar granular layer development Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The process whose specific outcome is the progression of the cerebellar granule layer over time, from its formation to the mature structure. The granular layer is the innermost layer of the cerebellar cortex. This layer contains densely packed small neurons, mostly granule cells. Some Golgi cells are found at the outer border. Granule neurons send parallel fibers to the upper molecular layer, where they synapse with Purkinje cell dendrites. Mossy fibers from the pontine nuclei in the white matter synapse with granule cell axons, Golgi cell axons and unipolar brush interneuron axons at cerebellar glomeruli in the granule cell layer. (Gene Ontology, GO_0021681)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0021681
Similar Terms
Downloads & Tools

Genes

2 genes participating in the cerebellar granular layer development biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
FAIM2 Fas apoptotic inhibitory molecule 2
MDK midkine (neurite growth-promoting factor 2)