Definitions for "Stratum granulosum"
makes up approximately two to three layers of cells which are flattened and contain a substance known as carmine.
the middle layer of the epidermis. Accumulates lipids and functions to prevent the loss of moisture from the body.
the layer of epidermis just under the stratum corneum or (on the palms and soles) just under the stratum lucidum; contains cells (with visible granules) that die and move to the surface