Human medullary and cortical thymocytes are distinguishable according to the presence or absence of cytochemically demonstrable acid α-naphthyl acetate esterase (ANAE) activity Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carboxylic Ester Hydrolases
  • Naphthol AS D Esterase
  • T-Lymphocytes

abstract

  • The studies presented here represent, the first demonstration that human cortical and medullary thymocytes, as defined histologically, represent distinctive populations. It also represents further evidence that human medullary thymocytes and mature peripheral blood T cells share similar characteristics, analogous to the mouse.

publication date

  • December 1980

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 6968796

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2823

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 125

number

  • 6