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EMBRYONIC DEVELOPMENT & STEM CELL COMPENDIUM
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Limb Bud


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Limb bud formation is initiated by the continuous proliferation of lateral plate mesoderm cells at the respective axial levels. This proliferation is dependent on interactions with the overlying ectoderm. The limb bud is the earliest structure formed during limb development.
Limb Bud
Multiple Ancestors Single Ancestor No Descendants Develops from Part of Parent