[ thahy-muh-sin ]
/ ˈθaɪ mə sɪn /
a hormone, produced by the thymus gland, that promotes the development of T cells from stem cells.
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Medicine definitions for thymosin
[ thī′mə-sĭn ]
A hormone secreted by the thymus that stimulates development of T cells.
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