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Summary Anatomy Item Literature (937) Expression Attributions Wiki

Anatomy Term: skeletal muscle
XAO ID: 0000174
Definition: "A type of muscle used to create movement, by applying force to bones and joints. Usually attached to bones by tendons."
Stage Range: NF stage 28 to death
Marker Genes:
Develops From:
Anatomy Item Stage Range
myotome NF stage 17 to NF stage 47
trunk somite NF stage 19 to NF stage 47
Develops Into:
Parent(s): myotome, trunk somite


Parent(s): muscle (is_a)


References: Ontology Lookup Service , XB ANATOMY ONTOLOGY