Disambiguation: embryology

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fundamentals Embryology
It is not widely known that in the human embryo, the unique little heart begins to beat as early as day 22. From day 55 to 56, the head becomes more rounded and shows human characteristics as early as the eighth week. Thus at 4-6 weeks in the womb, the fetus is a living being or a mortal, dependent...
in depth Embryology
In the last few decades, considerable advances have been made in understanding kidney development (1, 2). In previous years, this process was described in purely anatomic terms, but we can now interpret the anatomy in terms of dynamic morphogenesis, or acquisition of form, driven by the expression of...
at a glance Embryology
The study of embryogenesis from fertilization until the birth (hatching) of an animal, or to the maturation of seeds of plants by genetic, morphological, and molecular techniques embryogenesis, cell lineages, fate map...