Chapter 11. The Human Thymic Microenvironment

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. Julie Whelan
  1. G. Janossy1,
  2. J. A. Thomas1,
  3. G. Goldstein2 and
  4. F. J. Bollum3

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720660.ch11

Ciba Foundation Symposium 84 - Microenvironments in Haemopoietic and Lymphoid Differentiation

Ciba Foundation Symposium 84 - Microenvironments in Haemopoietic and Lymphoid Differentiation

How to Cite

Janossy, G., Thomas, J. A., Goldstein, G. and Bollum, F. J. (1981) The Human Thymic Microenvironment, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 84 - Microenvironments in Haemopoietic and Lymphoid Differentiation (eds R. Porter and J. Whelan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720660.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Immunology, Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, London NW3 2QG, UK

  2. 2

    Division of Immunobiology, Oriho Pharmaceutical Company, Raritan, New Jersey, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Biochemistry, Uniformed Services University of the Healih Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20014, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1981

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780272796368

Online ISBN: 9780470720660

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Keywords:

  • human thymic microenvironment;
  • enzyme;
  • monoclonal antibodies;
  • thymic malignancies;
  • bone marrow transplantation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Analysis of the Fetal Thymus

  • Generation of Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase

  • Analysis of Thymocyte Subpopulations with Monoclonal Antibodies

  • The Medullary Microenvironment

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References