Glossary of Medical Terms

Our online medical glossary of medical terms and definitions includes definitions for terms related to treatment, and general medicine


Gene, containing homeobox, the level of expression of which is set during embryongenesis in response to positional cues and which then directs the later formation of tissues and appendages appropriate to that part of the organism. Mutation of these genes leads to inappropriate expression of characteristics normally associated with other part of the organism
nuclei nervorum cranialium   nucleinic base   nuclei of cranial nerves   nuclei of mamillary body   nuclei of origin   nuclei originis   nuclei parabrachiales   nuclei pontis   (0)
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