Histological Alterations

Parrot et al., studied the histological alterations found in the spleen and lymph nodes of neonatally thymectomized mice and proposed that the lymphoid follicles surrounding the central arterioles of the spleen and the mid and deep cortical areas of the lymph nodes are thymic-dependent areas (tda).

J Exp Med 123:191-204, 1966

International Union of Immunological SocietiesUniversity of South AfricaInstitute of Infectious Disease and Molecular MedicineElizabeth Glazer Pediatric Aids FoundationStellenbosch University