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CROSS-SPECIES ANATOMY - ANNOTATIONS

The Basic subset of the UBERON integrated, cross-species anatomy ontology is downloaded weekly from http://berkeleybop.org/ontologies/uberon/basic.obo. For more information about this ontology see the "About" page on the UBERON website at http://uberon.github.io/about.html.

Term:stratum lucidum of epidermis
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Definition:The layer of lightly staining corneocytes found between the stratum granulosum and stratum corneum layers; found primarily in the thick epidermis of the palmar and plantar skin and is composed of three to five layers of dead, flattened keratinocytes.
Comment:Located between the stratum granulosum and stratum corneum layers, it is composed of three to five layers of dead, flattened keratinocytes. The keratinocytes of the stratum lucidum do not feature distinct boundaries and are filled with eleidin, an intermediate form of keratin.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: epidermis stratum lucidum;   stratum conjunctum of epidermis
 broad_synonym: stratum lucidum
 xref: BTO:0000364;   EMAPA:35314;   FMA:70540;   MA:0000806;   NCI:C33624;   NCI:C33629;   SCTID:419156002;   UMLS:C0221922;   UMLS:C1514985;   Wikipedia:Stratum_lucidum;   neuronames:1777



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              embryo 0
                embryonic structure 0
                  epiblast (generic) 0
                    germ layer / neural crest 0
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                            ecto-epithelium 0
                              embryonic skin basal layer 0
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