heart field


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heart field

The region of the embryo destined to produce the heart.
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The lineage relationship between these cell types was uncertain but mysteriously, a number of reports linked cells in the second heart field to muscle cells in the lower jaw in birds and mammals.
This study provides us with a much deeper understanding of the biology of second heart field development," said principal investigator Henry Sucov, Ph.
overburden and lignite deposit of the north slopes of mine heart field.

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