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Mesoderm

mesoderm

(Science: embryology) middle of the three germ layers, gives rise to the musculoskeletal, blood, vascular and urinogenital systems, to connective tissue (including that of dermis) and contributes to some glands.


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An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells

... continuously in culture and could also be induced to differentiate into derivatives of all three embryonic germ layers; endoderm, ectoderm and mesoderm. Murine ES cells were first isolated in 1981 by the use of culture techniques based on experience with the culture of EC cells . ES cells are ...

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by 2444256703
Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:48 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells
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Stem Cells and Cell division?

... stage, development is characterized by cell migration in addition to cell division. The gastrula is composed of three germ layers: the ectoderm, mesoderm and endoderm. The outer layer or ectoderm gives rise to the future nervous system and the epidermis (skin and associated organs such as hair ...

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by RZachary1
Wed Jan 14, 2015 5:51 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Stem Cells and Cell division?
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Re: in a human embryo does the cartilage form before muscles?

Fa sho...assuming ur talking bout skeletal muscle. Both are from mesoderm.....somites form vertebral column around notochord.

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by gottatagit
Sat Nov 15, 2014 5:18 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: in a human embryo does the cartilage form before muscles?
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Views: 703

Re: adult stem cells, differentiated cells and proliferation

... Adult stem cells however have lost some of their potency and are Pluripotent- They can only differentiate into the three germ layers, Ectoderm, mesoderm (if present) and Endoderm. I suggest you look up the Cell cycle as it will help you understand somatic cell replication and cancerous cell ...

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by Amphibitile
Sun Jun 23, 2013 1:11 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: adult stem cells, differentiated cells and proliferation
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Sarcoma vs Carcinoma

... endothelium, or basically any tissue that derives from the embryonic ectoderm? Same with sarcoma: any type of tumour that has the origin in the mesoderm? (e.g. A tumor of the blood cell lineage, bone marrow, are also considered sarcoma? A tumour of mesothelium is also a sarcoma?) One more: is ...

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by kk
Mon Nov 28, 2011 4:50 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sarcoma vs Carcinoma
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Views: 2059
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