A multilayer of deep cells of fairly uniform thickness that forms during early epiboly (at dome stage; upon conversion of the blastodisc to the blastoderm); during gastrulation the DEL (deep cell layer) gives rise to the epiblast and hypoblast. Kimmel et al, 1995. [ http://zfin.org/cgi-bin/ZFIN_jump?record=curator ]

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DEL cells [ TAO:0000711 ]

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deep cell layer
DEL cells



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