TITLE

somite

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2027
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "somite" is presented. It refers to the embryonic blocklike segment that is formed on either side of the neural tube. Each somite gives rise to a muscle mass supplied by a spinal nerve.
ACCESSION #
21246002

 

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