Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase in Human Fetal Tissues

  • Claudio Casoli
  • Antonio Bonati
  • Riccardo Starcich
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 145)


The authors have investigated terminal deoxynucleotidil transferase (TdT) activity in the spleen, liver and thymus of a human foetus of 23 weeks. TdT significant levels have been found and two different molecular forms were defined in each tissue.


Spleen Cell Fetal Tissue Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase Mouse Bone Marrow Terminal Transferase 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Claudio Casoli
    • 2
  • Antonio Bonati
    • 1
  • Riccardo Starcich
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di Patologia Speciale MedicaItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Microbiologiadell ’Universita di ParmaParmaItaly

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