- reproduction by asexual means, as by budding in corals
- the theory that the germ plasm transmits hereditary characteristics
Origin of blastogenesisblasto- + -genesis
- The transformation of small lymphocytes into larger cells that are capable of undergoing mitosis.
- The development of an embryo during cleavage and germ layer formation.
- Reproduction of an organism by budding.
- blas′to·ge·net′ic blas′to·gen′ic
blasto- + -genesis