Testis cords

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Testis cords
Details
Days 49
Precursor sex cord
Gives rise to rete testis
Dorlands
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c_55/12259039
Anatomical terminology

The testis cords are precursors to the rete testis. They play several different roles in the development of the male genitals.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yao HH, Capel B (2002). "Disruption of testis cords by cyclopamine or forskolin reveals independent cellular pathways in testis organogenesis". Dev. Biol. 246 (2): 356–65. doi:10.1006/dbio.2002.0663. PMID 12051821.