Somite Development - Sclerotome, Dermatome and Myotome
The dermomyotome then dorsally forms the dermotome (forms dermis) and ventrally the myotome (forms skeletal muscle).
Note - the cartoons show just the embryo righthand side mesoderm development (the same events occur on the lefthand side).
- Somite Links: 1 paraxial | 2 early somite | 3 sclerotome and dermomyotome | 4 dermatome and myotome | 5 somite spreading | SEM image - Human Embryo (week 4) showing somites | Movie - somitogenesis Hes expression
Cite this page: Hill, M.A. (2019, January 15) Embryology Somite cartoon4.png. Retrieved from https://embryology.med.unsw.edu.au/embryology/index.php/File:Somite_cartoon4.png
- © Dr Mark Hill 2019, UNSW Embryology ISBN: 978 0 7334 2609 4 - UNSW CRICOS Provider Code No. 00098G
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