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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Triad of immune cells key to successful cancer immunotherapy, study finds

Triad of immune cells key to successful cancer immunotherapy, study finds

Study reveals early immune responses to SARS-CoV-2, offering insights for future COVID-19 treatments

Study reveals early immune responses to SARS-CoV-2, offering insights for future COVID-19 treatments

‘Artificial lymph node’ shows potential to treat cancer

‘Artificial lymph node’ shows potential to treat cancer

How tight binding between immune cells dictates T cell cancer-fighting ability

How tight binding between immune cells dictates T cell cancer-fighting ability

Exercise-induced exerkines: Secret weapon in disease prevention and therapy

Exercise-induced exerkines: Secret weapon in disease prevention and therapy

Combination immunotherapy treatment enhances immune response for people with malignant gliomas

Combination immunotherapy treatment enhances immune response for people with malignant gliomas

Bacterial fatty acid metabolite identified as key player in immune regulation

Bacterial fatty acid metabolite identified as key player in immune regulation

Liver cells effectively serve as immune checkpoint regulating anti-cancer immunity

Liver cells effectively serve as immune checkpoint regulating anti-cancer immunity

New trials show promise for immune checkpoint blockers in early-stage lung cancer

New trials show promise for immune checkpoint blockers in early-stage lung cancer

CPRIT awards MD Anderson 16 grants to support cancer research and prevention

CPRIT awards MD Anderson 16 grants to support cancer research and prevention

How immune cells shape our earliest breaths

How immune cells shape our earliest breaths

New optimized vaccine approach targets Hepatitis C virus variability

New optimized vaccine approach targets Hepatitis C virus variability

Short-chain fatty acids produced by intestinal bacteria play role in dendritic cell elongation

Short-chain fatty acids produced by intestinal bacteria play role in dendritic cell elongation

Pitt scientists develop new approach to reduce side effects of organ transplants

Pitt scientists develop new approach to reduce side effects of organ transplants

Radiation therapy combined with two types of immunotherapy could be effective against cold tumors

Radiation therapy combined with two types of immunotherapy could be effective against cold tumors

ACT and personalized cancer vaccine combo shows efficacy in ovarian cancer patients

ACT and personalized cancer vaccine combo shows efficacy in ovarian cancer patients

Unlocking the secret soldiers: How dendritic cells could revolutionize cancer immunotherapy

Unlocking the secret soldiers: How dendritic cells could revolutionize cancer immunotherapy

Dectin-1 stimulation promotes pro-inflammatory response in HIV-positive individuals

Dectin-1 stimulation promotes pro-inflammatory response in HIV-positive individuals

Glycans and GBPs: How their interplay shapes immunity in infection and autoimmune diseases

Glycans and GBPs: How their interplay shapes immunity in infection and autoimmune diseases

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