Ectoderm Derivatives and Endoderm

Stem Cell Regeneration Center Glossary

An Ectoderm is a body of cells forming the outermost layer of major organ systems in the body, such as the skin, neural cells and nervous system, and the sensory organs.  This layer is formed by the blastocyst’s inner cell mass.[1] The cells of various germ layers can differentiate themselves [2] through lab culturing to try to regenerate and repair diseased organs …