Effect of thymectomy on the induction of skin tumours by dibenzanthracene, and of breast tumours by dimethylbenzanthracene, in mice of the IF strain.


IT has been demonstrated that many tumours induced by chemical carcinogens in highly inbred strains of animals possess specific antigens which are not present in the normal cells of both syngeneic and autochthonous hosts (Foley. 1953; Baldwin. 1955; Prehn and Main, 1957; Revesz, 1960; Klein et al., 1960). Some of these carcinogens have been shown to depress… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/bjc.1968.89


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