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Anatomy Term: epidermis
XAO ID: 0000028
Synonyms: skin
Definition: "The outer epithelial layer of the external integument of the body that is derived from the primative or embryonic ectoderm."
Stage Range: NF stage 13 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
ectoderm NF stage 10 to NF stage 66
non-neural ectoderm NF stage 10 to NF stage 28
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
fin margin NF stage 26 to NF stage 66
skin NF stage 23 to death
Parent(s): ectoderm, non-neural ectoderm


Parent(s): multi-tissue structure (is_a) ectoderm (part_of) skin (part_of)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY