What is another name for stratum basale?
stratum germinativum is also know as stratum basale
Is the outermost layer of the epidermis the stratum basale and the innermost layer the stratum corneum?
Cell division occurs in the stratum basale of the epidermis. The epidermis is made up of 5 layers. From outer to inner these layers are: stratum corneum, stratum licidum, stratum granulosum, stratum spinosum, and stratum basale. The basale is the innermost layer of the epidermis and is where cell division occurs.