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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (9) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: melanoblast
XAO ID: 0004510
Definition: "Type of precursor cell from which melanophores develop."
Stage Range: NF stage 26 to NF stage 32
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
neural crest NF stage 13 to NF stage 44
Develops Into:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
melanophore NF stage 33 and 34 to death
Parent(s): neural crest


Parent(s): cell (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY