myogenesis

[ mī′ə-jĕnĭ-sĭs ]

n.

The formation of muscle cells or fibers.

Nearby words

  1. myofibroblast,
  2. myofibroma,
  3. myofibrosis,
  4. myofibrositis,
  5. myofilament,
  6. myogenic,
  7. myogenous,
  8. myoglobin,
  9. myoglobinuria,
  10. myoglobulin


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