Chapter 34. Schistosoma

  1. PD. Dr. Manfred B. Lutz1,
  2. Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Romani2 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Alexander Steinkasserer1
  1. Andrew S. Macdonald and
  2. Edward J. Pearce

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619696.ch34

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

How to Cite

Macdonald, A. S. and Pearce, E. J. (2006) Schistosoma, 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.ch34

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:

  • schistosoma;
  • parasites;
  • acanthocheilonema viteae;
  • anti-inflammatory effects;
  • langerhans cells

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • DC Response to Schistosome Ag

  • Th2 Induction by DC in Response to Schistosome Ag

  • DC During Schistosome Infection

  • Discussion