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cell

an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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The authors proposed to restrict the designation of thymoma to neoplasms of thymic epithelial cells regardless of the proportion of accompanying lymphocytes.
As we know it, the positive and negative selections of thymocytes are mediated by thymic epithelial cells (TECs), the predominant component in the thymic microenvironment.
Once the basic, undifferentiated fibroblasts were genetically modified to express Foxn1 and allowed to grow, they were reprogrammed into functioning thymic epithelial cells, or TECs.