'Thymus gland, light micrograph'

'Thymus gland, light micrograph'

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Caption: Light micrograph of a section through a young thymus gland showing the detail of a thymic lobule with an outer cortex (pink) and inner medulla (at centre). The cortex largely contains developing T-lymphocytes, a type of immune white blood cell. The thymus is a gland in the lower part of the neck that is involved in the maturation of lymphocytes and thus it is an important part of the immune system. Magnification: x100 at 24x36mm size.

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Keywords: cells, cortex, histological section, histology, human body, immune white blood cell, immunology, light micrograph, lymphocyte, maturation of t-lymphocytes, medulla, neck, person, response, system, thymic lobule, young thymus gland

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