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Facial development in womb

Duration: 01:18

Michael Mosley talks about face development with extraordinary CGI showing how our faces fit together like a puzzle. The three main sections of this puzzle come together at the point just above the top lip called the filtrum. This process happens in the womb between two and three months.

Available since: Wed 4 May 2011

Credits

Series Producer
Alice Harper
Presenter
Michael Mosley
Director
Nat Sharman
Executive Producer
Andrew Cohen

This clip is from

Inside the Human Body Creation

1/4 Michael Mosley shows the sequence of biological events that lead to human birth.

First broadcast: 05 May 2011

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