Figure 4. Triple origin of the head skleleton.

Figure 4

Triple origin of the head skleleton. A) Contribution of the cephalic NC, cephalic paraxial mesoderm, and somitic mesoderm to the craniofacial skeleton at E14. B) Ventral view of E10 chondrocranium showing the transition between the NC- and the mesoderm-derived skeleton.

From: The Contribution of the Neural Crest to the Vertebrate Body

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