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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (2862) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: skin
XAO ID: 0000023
Synonyms: integument
Definition: "Surface structure that consists of the external membranous integument of the animal."
Stage Range: NF stage 23 to death
Marker Genes: krt12.4 krt62
Antibody: Kdm1a Ab1 Krt2l Ab1 Tnc Ab1 Xak-b Ab1
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
epidermis NF stage 13 to death
Develops Into:
Parent(s): epidermis


Parent(s): surface structure (is_a) dermal system (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY