thymocyte


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thymocyte

[′thī·mə‚sīt]
(histology)
A lymphocyte formed in the thymus.
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Lausada et al., "Donor preconditioning with rabbit anti-rat thymocyte immunoglobulin ameliorates ischemia reperfusion injury in rat kidney transplantation," Transplant Immunology, vol.
The percentages of the positive samples in thymocytes were determined.
This is the first time thymic DCs have been shown to contribute to thymocyte egress by generating a localized S1P gradient (Figure 3).
cruzi has been also associated with modulation of different aspects of the antiparasitic immune response, by inhibiting plasma cell differentiation and production of immunoglobulins [22] and promoting the release of immature thymocytes [23].
precatorius agglutinin [75] also induced NK-cell activation and thymocyte proliferation.
Essential roles for Cav[beta]2 and Cav1 channels in thymocyte development and T cell homeostasis.
Chen, "Antioxidant administration inhibits exercise-induced thymocyte apoptosis in rats," Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, vol.
Epidemiology of BK virus in renal allograft recipients: identification of steroid maintenance therapy and rabbit anti-human thymocyte globulin induction as independent risk factors for BKV replication.
As a consequence several therapeutic strategies were adopted: lowering Tac doses from 0.2 mg/day to 0.04 mg/day, large spectrum antibiotics and Thymoglobulin (rabbit anti-human thymocyte immunoglobulin) administration to prevent a potential acute rejection, consequence to low Tac levels.
To exclude the possibility that our surprising results were due to an unknown bias in the hybridoma cloning, we carried out RNase protection assays in which C57BL/6 (B6) type [sup.32]P-labelled antisense V[alpha]14J[alpha]18 mRNA derived from one of the hybridomas was hybridized with total mRNAs (sense) from normal B6 thymocytes. (8) In this assay, the samples are then treated with RNase to digest the unhybridized single stranded portion of the [sup.32]P-labelled probe, thus "protecting" that portion of the probe that had hybridized with thymocyte mRNAs, leaving it intact (Fig.