- dorsal lip
- dorsal lip n the margin of the fold of blastula wall that delineates the dorsal limit of the blastopore, constitutes the primary organizer, and forms the point of origin of chordamesoderm
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
dorsal lip — n. that part of the rim of the blastopore that lies on the future dorsal side of the embryo: in vertebrates it contains the organizer that determines the position of the future nerve cord … English World dictionary
dorsal lip region — 1. the mesodermal tissue around the dorsal lip of the blastopore of an amphibian. 2. an analogous region in the human embryo that serves as the organizer which by induction initiates and controls early development … Medical dictionary
dorsal lip — dor′sal lip′ n. dvl the dorsal marginal region of the blastopore, which acts as a center of differentiation • Etymology: 1935–40 … From formal English to slang
dorsal lip — noun : the margin of the fold of blastula wall that delineates the dorsal limit of the blastopore in the gastrulating amphibian embryo or corresponds to this in other vertebrate embryos and that constitutes the primary organizer, is essential to… … Useful english dictionary
dorsal lip — noun Date: 1924 the margin of the fold of blastula wall that delineates the dorsal limit of the blastopore, constitutes the primary organizer, and forms the point of origin of chordamesoderm … New Collegiate Dictionary
dorsal lip — Embryol. the dorsal marginal region of the blastopore, which acts as a center of differentiation: as cells move through this region to the interior of the embryo during gastrulation, they acquire the ability to induce the overlying ectoderm to… … Universalium
dorsal lip — 1. (G.T.). 2. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In Coccoidea, a chitinized plate supporting the anal tube … Dictionary of invertebrate zoology
Dorsal stream — The dorsal stream is a pathway for visual information that flows through the visual cortex, the part of the brain which provides visual processing. It is often believed to be involved in the guidance of actions and recognizing where objects are… … Wikipedia
Regional specification — In the field of developmental biology, regional specification is the process by which different areas are identified in the development of the early embryo. The process by which the cells become specified differs between organisms. Contents 1… … Wikipedia
animal development — Introduction the processes that lead eventually to the formation of a new animal starting from cells derived from one or more parent individuals. Development thus occurs following the process by which a new generation of organisms is produced by … Universalium