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neural tube n.
A dorsal tubular structure in the vertebrate embryo that develops into the brain and spinal cord.
|neural tube |
A tubular structure that results from the folding of tissue along the back of vertebrate embryos and develops into the brain and spinal cord. Improper folding of the neural tube is the cause of spina bifida and other birth defects.