cap stage

cap stage

second stage of tooth development wherein there is development of the inner and outer enamel epithelium.

cap stage

(kap stāj)
Second level of dental development involving inner and outer enamel epithelium.
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A high level of PAX9 expression is maintained throughout the initiation, bud stage and cap stage, and the expression of PAX9 is down regulated at the bell stage19.
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"It's an incredible leap of the imagination," said director Michael Stevenson, who took over as Cap Stage producing artistic director Sept.
CAP STAGE, A 127-SEAT EQUITY PLAYHOUSE IN THE midtown district of California's capital, had another affinity with Washburn's play.
That didn't mean it would be an easy fit for Cap Stage. Production manager Cathy Coupal said she couldn't have been happier when Williams announced he had secured the rights--her e-mailed response after receiving the script was,"First read: WTF?!
At 16 day intrauterine life, morphogenesis proceeds as the epithelial cells proliferate and form the enamel organ surrounding the mesenchymal dental papilla and the tooth germ in the cap stage. The transition from bud to cap stage is characterized by the development of the cervical area.
In our study, the increased MMP2 in the odontoblasts and dental papilla during the cap stage of tooth development was found effective on the formation of collagen in the basement membrane deposition of dentin (Fig.
Expressed in Bud stage, cap stage (enamel knot) and in hertwigs epithelial root sheath for root formation
By the cap stage, these knots are fully developed and have begun to serve as central regulators of tooth development by secreting signaling factors from the BMP, FGF, Shh, and Wnt families [Thesleff and Sharpe, 1997].
As the epithelium thickens, it will activate the mesenchyme, which, during the cap stage, will induce adjacent epithelium to differentiate into the enamel organ [Kollar and Baird 1970].
With a 2,262-seat capacity this impressive feather in the city's cap stages a host of music events, from classical, folk and jazz to modern pop acts like Paloma Faith, as well as organ recitals, spoken word, educational and community performances, dance and business events, as well as conferences.