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any small compartment

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The team showed for the first time that both mature and immature dendritic cells express isoforms of these receptors, I[P.
So it is probably the dendritic cells that are stimulating the T cells.
Follicular dendritic cell dedifferentiation by treatment with an inhibitor of the lymphotoxin pathway dramatically reduces scrapie susceptibility.
Circulating, interferon-producing plasmacytoid dendritic cells decline during human aging.
One tissue is a dendritic cell, which is important in stimulating immune reactions in humans.
Morphology, function and pathology of follicular dendritic cells.
According to the Rockefeller University's studies, the dendritic cells can be removed from the body in their inactive form, loaded with antigens and then re-infused and activated leading to an antigen specific immune response, including immune responses directed against cancer antigens.
Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma (FDCS) is a rare neoplasm, characterized by a neoplastic proliferation of spindle cells to ovoid morphologic and immunophenotypic features of follicular dendritic cells.
CLA researchers specifically studied how dendritic cells, immune cells located at the site of infection, become more specialized to fight the leprosy pathogen known as Mycobacterium leprae.
Dendritic cells come into contact with other immune cells known as T cells, causing them to develop into different subsets of T cells, including helper 1 (Th1) and helper 2 (Th2) cells.
Some cell types, such as dendritic cells, release go signals while they show the "attack dog" cells characteristic pieces of the cancer cells--much like letting a bloodhound sniff a fugitive's socks.
Follicular dendritic cells are nonlymphoid, nonphagocytic accessory cells of the lymphoid system.
The patent provides expanded coverage for the company's single-pass perfusion technology to cover enhancing the biological functionality of human dendritic cells produced in cell culture.
Despite accounting for only approximately 1 percent of circulating immune system cells, dendritic cells are among the first such cells that encounter HIV following sexual or mother-to-child transmission of the virus by virtue of their position within the mucosa and throughout the body.
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