Thyroid xenografts from patients with Graves' disease in severe combined immunodeficient mice and NIH-beige-nude-xid mice.

@article{Mukuta1997ThyroidXF,
  title={Thyroid xenografts from patients with Graves' disease in severe combined immunodeficient mice and NIH-beige-nude-xid mice.},
  author={T Mukuta and Guillermo A. Arreaza and Mitsushige Nishikawa and E Resetkov{\'a} and Catriona Jamieson and Hajime Tamai and Rich Volpe},
  journal={Clinical and investigative medicine. Medecine clinique et experimentale},
  year={1997},
  volume={20 1},
  pages={5-15}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare human thyroid xenografts from patients with Graves' disease in severe combined immunodeficient (SCID) mice and triple immunodeficient NIH-beige-nude-xid (NIH-3) mice to obtain an improved animal model for studying these xenografts. DESIGN Animal study. PARTICIPANTS AND ANIMALS: Patients with Graves' disease; SCID and NIH-3 mice. INTERVENTIONS Thyroid tissue from six patients with Graves' disease was xenografted to SCID and NIH-3 mice; in addition, peripheral blood… CONTINUE READING