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cutaneous dendritic cells

Tuesday 3 January 2006

Types

- cutaneous Langerhans cells
- cutaneous dendrocytes (cutaneous dendrocytic cells)
- dendritic epidermal T cells
dermal dendrocytes
- dermal "LC-like’ cells

See also

- dendritic cells
- cutaneous immunity
- Langerhans cells (LC)
- antigen processing
- antigen-presenting cells (APCs)
- antigen presentation
- skin immune responses
- primary immune responses
- naive T cells activation
- antigen-specific recirculating cells

References

- Lappin MB, Kimber I, Norval M. The role of dendritic cells in cutaneous immunity. Arch Dermatol Res. 1996 Mar;288(3):109-21. PMID: 8967778

- Stingl G. Dendritic cells of the skin. Dermatol Clin. 1990 Oct;8(4):673-9. PMID: 2249359

- Moschella SL, Cropley TG. Mononuclear phagocytic and dendritic cell systems. J Am Acad Dermatol. 1990 Jun;22(6 Pt 1):1091-7. PMID: 2196289