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Anatomy Term: blastomere D2.2.2
XAO ID: 0005103
Synonyms: C2, D2.2.2
Definition: "Blastomere which lies lateral to blastomere D2.1.2, anterior to its sister cell, blastomere D2.2.1, in the third tier of blastomeres. It contributes cells to the epidermis, neural crest, brain, spinal cord, head mesoderm, somites, pronephric kidney, lateral plate mesoderm, tail fin mesenchyme, foregut, hindgut, with occasional cells in the liver and proctodeum observed."
Stage Range: NF stage 6 (32-cell) to NF stage 6 (32-cell)
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
blastomere D2.2 NF stage 5 (16-cell) to NF stage 5 (16-cell)
Develops Into:
Parent(s): blastomere D2.2


Parent(s): dorsal vegetal hemisphere blastomere (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY