The effect of adrenal grafting on transplanted lymphatic leukemia in rats.

@article{Murphy1950TheEO,
  title={The effect of adrenal grafting on transplanted lymphatic leukemia in rats.},
  author={James M Murphy and Ernest Sturm},
  journal={Cancer research},
  year={1950},
  volume={10 3},
  pages={191-3}
}
It is a well established fact that the adrenal cortical hormone exerts a depressing influence on the lymphoid tissue. A previous report from this laboratory showed that removal of the adrenals renders a rat far more susceptible to a transplantable lymphatic leukemia (1) and that treatment with the cortical hormone increases resistance to the disease (2). In… CONTINUE READING