optic nerve structural organization Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The process that contributes to the act of creating the structural organization of the optic nerve. This process pertains to the physical shaping of a rudimentary structure. The sensory optic nerve originates from the bipolar cells of the retina and conducts visual information to the brainstem. The optic nerve exits the back of the eye in the orbit, enters the optic canal, and enters the central nervous system at the optic chiasm (crossing) where the nerve fibers become the optic tract just prior to entering the hindbrain. (Gene Ontology, GO_0021633)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0021633
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2 genes participating in the optic nerve structural organization biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
KCNA2 potassium channel, voltage gated shaker related subfamily A, member 2
PAX2 paired box 2