Term: forerunner cell group pseudopodium
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Name: forerunner cell group
Synonyms: DFCs, dorsal forerunner cells, forerunner cells
Definition: A group of cells that migrate at the leading edge of shield during gastrulation but do not involute. At the end of gastrulation, forerunner cells migrate deep into the embryo and organize to form Kupffer's vesicle.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000023]
Name: pseudopodium
Synonyms: pseudopod
Definition: A temporary protrusion or retractile process of a cell, associated with flowing movements of the protoplasm, and serving for locomotion and feeding.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0031143]   QuickGO   AmiGO