Progenitor

  • (noun): An ancestor in the direct line.
    Synonyms: primogenitor

Some articles on progenitor:

The Root of The People Called Sizang and Vaiphei
... The Siyin regarded Pu Thuantak as the direct progenitor of the Siyin and Vaiphei ... Tonhing (or Thanhing/Chonhring/Tonring) progenitor of the Buite or Berhvate (progenitor of the Jomsing, Thuksuang, Faihriem, Khawlhring, Vangsia or Vangchhia etc.), Chothes (Purum), Hoinge, Khaute {pr ... It was believed to have been named after their progenitor "Vaiphei", considered to have been the son of Zahong, from whom they claimed their descent ...
Legendary Progenitors - Asia
... Brahma is also mentioned as the progenitor of Manu ... Nyatri Tsenpo was a legendary progenitor of the so-called "Yarlung dynasty" of kings in Tibet ... In Tibet, the term is also connected with a spiritual progenitor ...
SN 2003gd - Progenitor
... and which is believed to be the supernova's progenitor star ... This progenitor star was a red supergiant, consistent with the expectations of existing single-star stellar evolution models ... It is the first progenitor of a normal type II-P supernova to have ever been detected ...
Myelopoiesis
... The myeloid progenitor can differentiate in the bone marrow into granulocytes, macrophages (mature monocytes), mast cells (whose blood-borne progenitor is not well defined), and dendritic cells of the innate ... In this process it first transforms from a common myeloblast (myeloid progenitor) to a common promyelocyte ... as an eosinophil, basophil, or neutrophil progenitor based on the histological staining affinity (eosinophilic, basophilic, or neutral granules) ...
Progenitor Cell - Development of The Human Cerebral Cortices
... Before E40 (embryonic day 40), progenitor cells generate other progenitor cells after that period, progenitor cells produce only dissimilar daughters ... The cells from a single progenitor cell form a proliferative unit that creates one cortical column these columns contain a variety of neurons with ...