PerspectiveImmunology

Thoracic Thymus, Exclusive No Longer

Science  14 Apr 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5771, pp. 206-207
DOI: 10.1126/science.1126403

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Summary

T cell production in mice occurs in the chest thymus. A similar second thymus in the neck has now been shown to also make T cells, raising questions about earlier experiments.