Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of thymus.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • They compared gene-expression patterns in thymuses from four healthy mice that had spent 13 days aboard NASA's STS-118 Endeavour Space Shuttle to those from an equal number of control mice on the ground.

    dailyindia.com News Feed

  • They compared gene-expression patterns in thymuses from four healthy mice that had spent 13 days aboard NASA's STS-118 Endeavor Space Shuttle to those from an equal number of control mice on the ground.

    ScienceBlog.com - Science Blog: Science news straight from the source

  • Mice genetically engineered to have tiny and dysfunctional thymuses survived better when infected with Burkitt's lymphoma and then treated, so it appeared the thymus was doing something to protect the tumor cells.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Histopathology of spleens (top four panels) and thymuses (bottom four panels) from 18 day old KO and WT mice.

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • High power images of spleens in (second row) have a total magnification of 84X and thymuses (bottom row) have a total magnification of 44X. doi: 10.1371/journal. pone.0007775.t002

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • Low power images of spleens (first row) and thymuses (third row) have a total magnification of 21X.

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • "Mice lacking the dCK enzyme have thymuses that are reduced in size by 90-fold.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.