Mesoderm Development Extraembryonic Intraembryonic

Stem Cell Regeneration Center Glossary

Mesoderm is the The middle part of the three germ layers and a derivative of a blastocyst inner cell mass. The mesodermal layer is composed of cells that have the ability to differentiate into muscle and bone cells, as well as kidney cells ,ligaments and connective tissues.[1] Mesoderm specifically gives rise to the following structures and tissues: Musculoskeletal System: Includes muscles …