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Descriptor English: Thymus Hormones
Descriptor Spanish: Hormonas del Timo
Descriptor Portuguese: Hormônios do Timo
Descriptor French: Hormones thymiques
Entry term(s): Hormones, Thymic
Hormones, Thymus
Thymic Hormones
Tree number(s): D06.472.910
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013951
Scope note: Humoral factors secreted by the thymus gland. They participate in the development of the lymphoid system and the maturation of the cellular immune response.
Annotation: /biosyn /physiol permitted
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Hormones (1966-1976)
Thymus Gland (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 77
History Note: 77
DeCS ID: 14339
Unique ID: D013951
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Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/16
Revision Date: 1992/05/20
Thymus Hormones - Preferred
Concept UI M0021469
Scope note Humoral factors secreted by the thymus gland. They participate in the development of the lymphoid system and the maturation of the cellular immune response.
Preferred term Thymus Hormones
Entry term(s) Hormones, Thymic
Hormones, Thymus
Thymic Hormones



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