In mammalian embryogenesis, the columnar cells of the epiblast are adjacent to the trophoblast, while the cuboidal cells of the hypoblast are closer to the Blastocoele. The epiblast, whilst referred to as the primary ectoderm, differentiates to form all three layers of the trilaminar embryonic disc in a process called gastrulation.
Epiblast-specific Snai1 deletion results in embryonic lethality due to multiple vascular defects.(Short Report)(Report)
Feb 06, 2009; Authors: Hilda Lomelí ; Christa Starling ; Thomas Gridley (corresponding author)  Background In mammals, there are three...