morphogenesismedical dictionary

<cell biology> The process of shape formation: the processes that are responsible for producing the complex shapes of adults from the simple ball of cells that derives from division of the fertilized egg.

This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology

(11 Mar 2008)

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