Huxley layer


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Hux·ley lay·er

(hŭks'lē),
a layer of cells interposed between Henle layer and the cuticle of the inner root sheath of the hair follicle.
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Hux·ley lay·er

(hŭks'lē lā'ĕr)
A layer of cells interposed between Henle layer and the cuticle of the inner root sheath of the hair follicle.
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Huxley layer

The inner layer of nucleated cells forming the inner root sheath of a hair follicle.
Synonym: Huxley membrane
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Huxley,

Thomas Henry, English biologist, physiologist, and comparative anatomist, 1825-1895.
Huxley layer - the layer of cells interposed between Henle layer and the cuticle of the inner root sheath of the hair follicle. Synonym(s): Huxley membrane; Huxley sheath
Huxley membrane - Synonym(s): Huxley layer
Huxley sheath - Synonym(s): Huxley layer
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