Gonad Mesonephros Region

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... The aorta-gonad-mesonephros is a region of embryonic mesoderm that develops during embryonic development from the para-aortic splanchnopleura in chick, mouse and human embryos ... The aorta-gonad-mesonephros (AGM) lies between the notochord and the somatic mesoderm and extends from the umbilicus to the anterior limb bud of the embryo ... The AGM region contains the dorsal aorta, genital ridges and mesonephros ...
Aorta-gonad-mesonephros - Function
... The most significant function of the aorta gonad mesonephros region is its role in definitive haematopoiesis ... The aorta gonad mesonephros region has been shown to harbour multipotent hematopoietic colony-forming unit-spleen (CFU-S) progenitor cells and pluripotential long-term ... site, the number of CFU-S was much greater in the aorta gonad mesonephros region ...

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