Development of dermal ridges in the volar skin of fetal pigtailed macaques (Macaca nemestrina).

@article{Okajima1988DevelopmentOD,
  title={Development of dermal ridges in the volar skin of fetal pigtailed macaques (Macaca nemestrina).},
  author={Maki Okajima and Laura L. Newell-Morris},
  journal={The American journal of anatomy},
  year={1988},
  volume={183 4},
  pages={323-37}
}
Development of the dermal ridges in volar skin was investigated in 28 pigtailed macaque (Macaca nemestrina) fetuses of known gestational age, ranging from 51 days postconception to newborn. Histology, scanning electron microscopy, and staining of the abraded dermal surface were used in the study. Morphological features of the dermal-epidermal system and… CONTINUE READING