TITLE

blastoderm

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p276
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for blastoderm, a disk of cells, is presented.
ACCESSION #
62136510

 

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