Dendritic Cell

Dendritic Cells are a special type of immune cell that is found in tissues, such as the skin, and boosts immune responses by showing antigens on its surface to other cells of the immune system. A dendritic cell is a type of phagocyte and a type of antigen-presenting cell (APC).

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Similarities and dissimilarities in immune responses and metabolism in SARS-CoV-2 and HIV-1 infections

Similarities and dissimilarities in immune responses and metabolism in SARS-CoV-2 and HIV-1 infections

Role of leptin in immune modulation and pathophysiology of COVID-19

Role of leptin in immune modulation and pathophysiology of COVID-19

Nanovaccines and their immunomodulatory effect against human viruses

Nanovaccines and their immunomodulatory effect against human viruses

Omicron infection induces cross-reactive immune responses

Omicron infection induces cross-reactive immune responses

Protein-based nanoparticle vaccines for protection against SARS-CoV-2

Protein-based nanoparticle vaccines for protection against SARS-CoV-2

Measuring airway inflammation when diagnosing and treating asthma patients

Measuring airway inflammation when diagnosing and treating asthma patients

Immune cells play a much larger role in the onset of allergies than previously thought

Immune cells play a much larger role in the onset of allergies than previously thought

Immunogenicity of modified microparticle-adjuvanted SARS-CoV-2 vaccine

Immunogenicity of modified microparticle-adjuvanted SARS-CoV-2 vaccine

MIT researchers uncover a possible new way to combat tumors

MIT researchers uncover a possible new way to combat tumors

Study discovers how the immune system triggers an 'emergency' dendritic cell response during infection

Study discovers how the immune system triggers an 'emergency' dendritic cell response during infection

Research provides insights on colorectal cancers’ immunotherapy resistance

Research provides insights on colorectal cancers’ immunotherapy resistance

Research on SARS-CoV-2 and dendritic cells may explain why virus is so virulent

Research on SARS-CoV-2 and dendritic cells may explain why virus is so virulent

Deep profiling of SARS-CoV-2 immune response amongst the mildly symptomatic

Deep profiling of SARS-CoV-2 immune response amongst the mildly symptomatic

Researchers identify the spleen as primary site for priming of 'killer' T cells during influenza infection

Researchers identify the spleen as primary site for priming of 'killer' T cells during influenza infection

New candidate vaccine for COVID-19 found to be efficacious in preclinical models

New candidate vaccine for COVID-19 found to be efficacious in preclinical models

Study shows promise of combining radiation therapy with dendritic-cell vaccines for breast cancer

Study shows promise of combining radiation therapy with dendritic-cell vaccines for breast cancer

Researchers study the role of subnuclear NSrp70 in T cell-mediated adaptive immunity

Researchers study the role of subnuclear NSrp70 in T cell-mediated adaptive immunity

Could the COVID-19 vaccination rollout protect against future coronavirus outbreaks?

Could the COVID-19 vaccination rollout protect against future coronavirus outbreaks?

Pathogenic airway neutrophilia drives ARDS in Black patients with severe COVID-19 in case study

Pathogenic airway neutrophilia drives ARDS in Black patients with severe COVID-19 in case study

Newly identified protein could become a target for future cancer treatments

Newly identified protein could become a target for future cancer treatments