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Mice, Nude MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Mice, Nude
Tree Number(s)
B01.050.150.900.649.313.992.635.505.500.550.500
Unique ID
D008819
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008819
Annotation
NIM with no qualifiers when experimental animal; do not confuse with MICE, HAIRLESS
Scope Note
Mutant mice homozygous for the recessive gene "nude" which fail to develop a thymus. They are useful in tumor studies and studies on immune responses.
Entry Term(s)
Athymic Mice
Mice, Athymic
Mouse, Athymic
Mouse, Nude
Nude Mice
NLM Classification #
QY 60.R6
Previous Indexing
Mice (1966-1974)
Public MeSH Note
75
History Note
75
Date Established
1975/09/01
Date of Entry
1974/11/11
Revision Date
2020/09/02
Mice, Nude Preferred
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