thymus cell


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thymus cell

Any cell characteristic of the thymus, including thymic epithelial cells and thymocytes (thymic lymphocytes).
See also: cell
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They turned the fibroblasts into a completely different type of cell called thymus cells, using a technique called reprogramming.
Transplanting thymus cells into patients can help to repair and restore the immune system, studies have shown.