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inner cell mass (redirected from embryoblast)
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inner cell mass[¦in·ər ′sel ‚mas]
The cells at the animal pole of a blastocyst which give rise to the embryo and certain extraembryonic membranes.
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The blastocyst, the structure common to all the mammals, is composed of the embryoblast
and the trophoblast .
with fetal origin also differentiates into the hypoblast and the epiblast.
Cells removed from the embryoblast
and placed in a culture dish automatically transform into pluripotent cells rather than growing into a duplicate of the organism.