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a continuous band of mesoderm between the segmented paraxial mesoderm medially and the lateral plate mesoderm laterally; from it develops the nephrogenic cord.
Mesoderm lying between somite and lateral mesoderm, and giving rise to embryonic and definitive kidneys and their ducts.
See also: mesoderm
1. between; intervening; resembling, in part, each of two extremes.
2. a substance formed in a chemical process that is essential to formation of the end-product of the process.
intermediate cell mass
intracellular protein fibers which are part of the cytoskeleton in eukaryotic cells.
especially in parasitology, a host in which the parasite undergoes a stage, usually the larval or nonsexual stage, in its development. The host may be an insect vector which also acts as the transmitting medium, or another insect or animal species which is a passive enhancer, the infection being spread by other means.
see zonula adherens.
mesoderm located just lateral to the somites, uniting the paraxial and lateral plate mesoderm.
intermediate sheep footrot
less underrunning of horn and less likelihood of resulting in chronic lesions than in virulent footrot.