Thymic involution following peritoneal sepsis is associated with increased thymocyte programmed cell death. Thymocyte apoptosis induced by sepsis may be the result, in part, of inhibition of IL-2 gene expression. (Arch Surg. 1994;129:1256-1262).
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Archives of Surgery|
|State||Published - Dec 1994|