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ectoderm

^ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/UBERON_0000924


Primary germ layer that is the outer of the embryo's three germ layers and gives rise to epidermis and neural tissue. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ectoderm ]

Synonyms: embryonic ectoderm

Term info

database cross reference
Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core

depicted by

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/1/19/Gray32.png

external definition

Primary germ layer that is the outer of the embryonic germ layers and gives rise to epidermis and neural tissue.[AAO]

homology notes

The Bilateria are triploblastic (with true endoderm, mesoderm, and ectoderm) (...).[well established][VHOG]

id

UBERON:0000924