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The neural crest, a component of the ectoderm, is one of several ridgelike clusters of cells found on either side of the neural tube in vertebrate embryos. It has been referred to as the fourth germ layer, due to its great importance. During development, these cells migrate extensively to yield a wide range of cell types and structures, including:

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