Murine leukaemia virus expression in the AKR following thymectomy.

@article{Tuffrey1975MurineLV,
  title={Murine leukaemia virus expression in the AKR following thymectomy.},
  author={Maureen A. Tuffrey and P R Crewe and Lilian Dawson and Jane Holliday and Roxann D Barnes},
  journal={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={1975},
  volume={32},
  pages={465 - 470}
}
Thymectomy effectively prevents the development of spontaneous lymphoma in the AKR but how this effect is achieved remains to be determined. One possible mechanism, namely suppression of genomic expression of the oncogenic murine leukaemia virus now seems unlikely since levels of the group specific MuLV antigen were in comparision with their sham operated… CONTINUE READING