[Endocrine function of the thymus in experimental hypothyroidism].

An Endocrine function of the thymus was studied by analyzing the level of thymulin in rats in 1-6 months after extirpation of the thymus. The level of thymulin in rats after thyroidectomy has been shown to be reduced maximally in 6 months after an operation. An inhibitor of thymulin was detected in the blood serum in a month after extirpation, then it… (More)