Chapter 12. Dendritic Cell Subtypes

  1. PD. Dr. Manfred B. Lutz1,
  2. Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Romani2 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Alexander Steinkasserer1
  1. Ken Shortman and
  2. Jóse A. Villadangos

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619696.ch12

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

How to Cite

Shortman, K. and Villadangos, J. A. (2006) Dendritic Cell Subtypes, in Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies (eds M. B. Lutz, N. Romani and A. Steinkasserer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619696.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital of Erlangen, Hartmannstr. 14, 91052 Erlangen, Germany

  2. 2

    Department of Dermatology, Innsbruck Medical University, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 6 FEB 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527311095

Online ISBN: 9783527619696

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Keywords:

  • dendritic cell subtypes;
  • toll-like receptors;
  • heterogeneity;
  • infected mice;
  • lymphoid tissue

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • DC Surface Antigen Heterogeneity and the Recognition of DC Subtypes

  • DC Subtypes in Steady-state versus Infected Mice

  • Extraction and Enrichment of DC from Lymphoid Tissue

  • Spleen DC Subtypes

  • Lymph Node DC Subtypes

  • Thymic DC

  • The Maturation State of Lymphoid Organ DC Subtypes

  • Generation and Lifespan of DC Subtypes

  • Human DC Subtypes

  • Functional Differences between DC Subtypes