Term: yolk syncytial layer cortical cytoskeleton
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Name: yolk syncytial layer
Synonyms: periblast, yolk sac, YSL
Definition: Peripheral layer of the yolk cell including nuclei and non-yolky cytoplasm.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000088]
Name: cortical cytoskeleton
Definition: The portion of the cytoskeleton that lies just beneath the plasma membrane.
Ontology: GO: Cellular Component [GO:0030863]   QuickGO   AmiGO