archive: Re: SETI bones

Re: SETI bones

David Ocame ( )
Sun, 06 Sep 1998 21:45:24 -0400

Ron Blue wrote:
> Bones are modifed muscles. You can make muscles change into bones
> by putting high amounts of Ca around them.
> Ron
I am remembering my Embryology and Developmental Science Days. Bones are
of the same tissue origin as the nervous system. Muscles are of
completely different origin in the developing embryo called the
mesoderm, whereas nervous tissue and bone are of that of the endoderm.