Control of Muscle Morphogenesis and Endplate Pattern in Limb Muscles of Avian Chimeras

  • Milos Grim
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 205)


Formation of limb muscles involves migration of undifferentiated myogenic cells from somites into the mesenchymal limb rudiment, subsequent differentiation, and in situ pattern formation that eventually gives rise to individual muscles (for review Christ et al., 1986).


Myogenic Cell Muscle Fibre Type Flexor Digitorum Superficialis Plantaris Muscle Fast Muscle Fibre 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Milos Grim
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  1. 1.Department of AnatomyCharles University PragueCzechoslovakia

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