Liver Bud

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Hepar - Development - Organogenesis
... The origins of the liver lie in both the ventral portion of the foregut endoderm (endoderm being one of the 3 embryonic germ cell layers) and the constituents of the adjacent ... to proliferate, to branch, and to form the glandular epithelium of the liver ... tube) continues to function as the drainage duct of the liver, and a branch from this duct produces the gallbladder ...

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