Hassell&’s corpuscle


Hassell&’s corpuscle
(= thymic corpuscle)
Lackie Spherical or ovoid bodies 20-50 m m in diameter in the medulla of the thymus, composed of flattened concentrically-arranged whorls of keratinised or hyaline cells surrounding dead cells in the core.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.


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