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Medical Term:

thymic lymphopoietic factor

 

Definition: a glycoprotein (MW about 12,000) that has been extracted from thymus; this thymus-produced hormone(s) confers immunologic competence on thymus-dependent cells and induces lymphopoiesis.

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