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Embryonic Stem Cells MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Embryonic Stem Cells
Tree Number(s)
A11.872.700.250
Unique ID
D053595
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D053595
Scope Note
Cells derived from the BLASTOCYST INNER CELL MASS which forms before implantation in the uterine wall. They retain the ability to divide, proliferate and provide progenitor cells that can differentiate into specialized cells.
Entry Term(s)
Stem Cells, Embryonic
NLM Classification #
QU 328
Previous Indexing
Stem Cells (1985-2006)
See Also
Blastocyst Inner Cell Mass
Public MeSH Note
2007
History Note
2007
Date Established
2007/01/01
Date of Entry
2006/07/05
Revision Date
2015/07/06
Embryonic Stem Cells Preferred
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