primitive heart tube


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primitive heart tube

the primordium of the heart, formed by fusion of the two lateral endocardial tubes.
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Knowing that the early primitive heart tube does look like a kind of folded sheet we expected that the approach of Kiryati and Szekely might give the best results.
We designed a model with the geometric characteristics of a primitive heart tube to compare the performance of the different estimators.