cardiogenic mesoderm

cardiogenic mesoderm

the splanchnic mesoderm in the cardiogenic region where the heart develops; it gives rise to endocardial heart tubes that fuse to form the primordial cardiac tube, the heart primordium.
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It has been shown that Wnt13 expressed from the cardiogenic mesoderm in mice and the frizzled-related protein 5, which acts as a Wnt inhibitor, regulate the development of liver primordium along with mutually stimulating and repressive effects (15).