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Anatomy Term: proepicardium
XAO ID: 0005062
Synonyms: PE
Definition: "An embryonic progenitor cell type that comprises a population that provides the epicardium, the majority of the cardiac interstitium, the coronary vasculature, and possibly some cardiomyocytes."
Stage Range: NF stage 13 to NF stage 44
Marker Genes: tbx18
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
mesoderm NF stage 10 to NF stage 66
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
cardiac mesoderm NF stage 13 to NF stage 23
Parent(s): mesoderm


Parent(s): progenitor cell (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY