Term: epidermis somatic stem cell
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Name: epidermis
Definition: A cellular, multilayered epithelium derived from the ectoderm. Zebrafish epidermis consists only of living cells unlike terrestrial vertebrates in which dead, keratinized cells are present.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000105]
Name: somatic stem cell
Synonyms: somatic stem cells
Definition: A stem cell that can give rise to cell types of the body other than those of the germ-line.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009307]