TITLE

Molecular Regulation of Limb Growth

AUTHOR(S)
Lyons, Karen; Ezaki, Marybeth
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jul2009 Supplement 4, Vol. 91-A, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the regulation and patterning of limb growth, as well as the osteocartilaginous elements in the limb. It mentions that the upper-limb bud appears in the human embryo at twenty-eight days after fertilization along the symmetrical lateral mesodermal plates which is known as the Wolff crest. The early limb bud is composed of a core of loose mesenchymal cells derived from the lateral plate mesoderm and an outer layer of epithelial cells from the ecdoderm.
ACCESSION #
43277654

 

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