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Regenerating the Thymus

News   Jan 12, 2018 | By Anna MacDonald, Science Writer for Technology Networks

 
Regenerating the Thymus

3-D visualization of thymus vasculature in mice on days 0, 4, 7 and 14 after a non-lethal dose of radiation. The volume of vasculature in the thymus steadily decreased after damage. Credit: Wertheimer et al., Sci. Immunol. 3, eaal2736 (2018)

Anna Macdonald

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