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Anatomy Term: migrating myoblast
XAO ID: 0005226
Synonyms: migratory somitic cell
Definition: "Any of the muscle precursor cells which emerge from the lower margin of the trunk somites, appear in a segmented pattern, and move through the lateral regions of the embryo to form the hypaxial muscle."
Stage Range: NF stage 19 to NF stage 47
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
trunk somite NF stage 19 to NF stage 47
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
hypaxial muscle NF stage 28 to death
Parent(s): trunk somite


Parent(s): myoblast (is_a)


References: NCBO BioPortal , Ontology Lookup Service