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Descriptor English: Myoblasts
Descriptor Spanish: Mioblastos
Descriptor Portuguese: Mioblastos
Descriptor French: Myoblastes
Entry term(s): Embryonic Muscle Cell
Embryonic Muscle Cells
Muscle Cell, Embryonic
Muscle Cell, Precursor
Muscle Cells, Embryonic
Muscle Cells, Precursor
Myoblast
Precursor Muscle Cell
Precursor Muscle Cells
Tree number(s): A11.872.620
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D032446
Scope note: Embryonic (precursor) cells of the myogenic lineage that develop from the MESODERM. They undergo proliferation, migrate to their various sites, and then differentiate into the appropriate form of myocytes (MYOCYTES, SKELETAL; MYOCYTES, CARDIAC; MYOCYTES, SMOOTH MUSCLE).
Annotation: prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Muscle, Skeletal (1972-2002)
Muscles (1966-2002)
Public MeSH Note: 2003
History Note: 2003
Related: Muscle Cells MeSH
DeCS ID: 36524
Unique ID: D032446
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Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Revision Date: 2016/06/10
Myoblasts - Preferred
Concept UI M0400529
Scope note Embryonic (precursor) cells of the myogenic lineage that develop from the MESODERM. They undergo proliferation, migrate to their various sites, and then differentiate into the appropriate form of myocytes (MYOCYTES, SKELETAL; MYOCYTES, CARDIAC; MYOCYTES, SMOOTH MUSCLE).
Preferred term Myoblasts
Entry term(s) Embryonic Muscle Cell
Embryonic Muscle Cells
Muscle Cell, Embryonic
Muscle Cell, Precursor
Muscle Cells, Embryonic
Muscle Cells, Precursor
Myoblast
Precursor Muscle Cell
Precursor Muscle Cells



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