glossopharyngeal nerve morphogenesis Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The process in which the anatomical structure of the glossopharyngeal nerve is generated and organized. Various sensory and motor branches of the glossopharyngeal nerve supply nerve connections to the pharynx and back of the tongue. The branchial motor component contains motor fibers that innervate muscles that elevate the pharynx and larynx, and the tympanic branch supplies parasympathetic fibers to the otic ganglion. (Gene Ontology, GO_0021615)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0021615
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3 genes participating in the glossopharyngeal nerve morphogenesis biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
HOXA3 homeobox A3
HOXB3 homeobox B3
PLXNA4 plexin A4