Thyroid allograft immunogenicity is reduced after a period in organ culture

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Science  18 Apr 1975:
Vol. 188, Issue 4185, pp. 259-261
DOI: 10.1126/science.1118726


The survival time of mouse thyroid, transplanted under the kidney capsule of an H-2 incompatible recipient, is extended by holding the thyroid in organ culture for 12 days prior to transplantation.