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"Trophoblasts" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Cells lining the outside of the BLASTOCYST. After binding to the ENDOMETRIUM, trophoblasts develop into two distinct layers, an inner layer of mononuclear cytotrophoblasts and an outer layer of continuous multinuclear cytoplasm, the syncytiotrophoblasts, which form the early fetal-maternal interface (PLACENTA).

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Trophoblasts" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Trophoblasts" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 135 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 12 publications in 2016 and 2021
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