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Table 3 Origin of melanophores

From: Regeneration of neural crest derivatives in the Xenopustadpole tail

Graft Number of cases Spinal cord Fin Muscle Melanophores
Embryo neural crest 36 12 33 0 29
Embryo central neural plate 28 28 0 0 0
Embryo posterior ventral ectomesenchyme 28 0 13 5 0
Tadpole skin 22 0 0 13 17