List of human cell types derived from the germ layers

This is a list of cells in humans derived from the three germ layersectoderm, mesoderm, and endoderm.

Cells derived from ectodermEdit

Surface ectodermEdit

SkinEdit

Anterior pituitaryEdit

Tooth enamelEdit

Neural crestEdit

Peripheral nervous systemEdit

Neuroendocrine systemEdit

SkinEdit

TeethEdit

EyesEdit

Neural tubeEdit

Central nervous systemEdit

Pineal glandEdit

Cells derived from mesodermEdit

Paraxial mesodermEdit

Mesenchymal stem cellEdit

Osteochondroprogenitor cellEdit
MyofibroblastEdit

OtherEdit

Intermediate mesodermEdit

Renal stem cellEdit

Reproductive systemEdit

Lateral plate mesoderm/hemangioblastEdit

Hematopoietic stem cellEdit

Circulatory systemEdit

Cells derived from endodermEdit

ForegutEdit

Respiratory systemEdit

Digestive systemEdit

StomachEdit
IntestineEdit
LiverEdit
GallbladderEdit
Exocrine component of pancreasEdit

Islets of LangerhansEdit

Pharyngeal pouchEdit

Hindgut/cloacaEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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