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Somites

(noun) Plural form of somite.

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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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Relative position of rhombomeres and somites

... here will help me with this. I'm looking for a figure or if it's no trouble at all, drawing to depict the relative position of rhombomeres and somites in say, a mouse model (or whichever vertebrates). Many thanks in advance. ...-...

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by lsek
Sun Aug 22, 2010 8:22 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Relative position of rhombomeres and somites
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Effect of DAPT on somite formation

Hi, last week in a lab class, we applied DAPT to 3 day old chicken embryos and measured the time until extra pairs of somites formed. In the assessment, there is the question "Why should DAPT affect somite formation?". Now, I've read that DAPT blocks Notch signalling pathways, ...

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by Sannsibal
Tue Dec 01, 2009 7:00 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Effect of DAPT on somite formation
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Views: 2410


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