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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Study reveals how the immune system detects signs of disease, activates a protective response

Study reveals how the immune system detects signs of disease, activates a protective response

Novel antibody-drug conjugate shows 29% response rate in rare blood cancer

Novel antibody-drug conjugate shows 29% response rate in rare blood cancer

Vitamin D3 supplementation shows no therapeutic benefits in severe COVID-19 patients, study finds

Vitamin D3 supplementation shows no therapeutic benefits in severe COVID-19 patients, study finds

Researchers use heparin to block co-receptor for SARS-CoV-2 infection

Researchers use heparin to block co-receptor for SARS-CoV-2 infection

China's Ad5 vectored COVID-19 vaccine safe and induces immune response

China's Ad5 vectored COVID-19 vaccine safe and induces immune response

Type 1 interferon deficiency as a biomarker for detecting patients at risk of severe COVID-19

Type 1 interferon deficiency as a biomarker for detecting patients at risk of severe COVID-19

Berkeley Lights announces Opto™ antigen-presenting bead kit to accelerate the expansion of antigen-specific T cells used to develop cell-based therapies

Berkeley Lights announces Opto™ antigen-presenting bead kit to accelerate the expansion of antigen-specific T cells used to develop cell-based therapies

Study reveals novel mechanism that triggers a cell-mediated immune response

Study reveals novel mechanism that triggers a cell-mediated immune response

Researchers evaluate survivin expression in neuroendocrine tumors

Researchers evaluate survivin expression in neuroendocrine tumors

Specific immune signature identified in COVID-19 patients

Specific immune signature identified in COVID-19 patients

COVID-19 produces lung inflammation in non-human primate experiments

COVID-19 produces lung inflammation in non-human primate experiments

Designing a prototype spike protein vaccine for SARS-CoV-2

Designing a prototype spike protein vaccine for SARS-CoV-2

New and unexplored angle in the binding of SARS-CoV-2 to host cells

New and unexplored angle in the binding of SARS-CoV-2 to host cells

Clinical trial to evaluate two-drug immunotherapy combination in cancer patients with COVID-19

Clinical trial to evaluate two-drug immunotherapy combination in cancer patients with COVID-19

Vitamin D could improve outcomes in COVID-19

Vitamin D could improve outcomes in COVID-19

New type of adoptive cell therapy could target prostate and pancreatic cancers in humans

New type of adoptive cell therapy could target prostate and pancreatic cancers in humans

Developing enhanced personalized cancer vaccines

Developing enhanced personalized cancer vaccines

Bavarian research network aims to develop new approaches against multi-resistant pathogens

Bavarian research network aims to develop new approaches against multi-resistant pathogens

Dendritic cells could lead to better treatments for persistent infections, cancer

Dendritic cells could lead to better treatments for persistent infections, cancer

Researchers identify mechanism for spread of HIV-1

Researchers identify mechanism for spread of HIV-1