Chapter 37. Dendritic Cell–Epithelial Cell Interactions in Response to Intestinal Bacteria

  1. PD. Dr. Manfred B. Lutz1,
  2. Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Romani2 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Alexander Steinkasserer1
  1. Maria Rescigno

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619696.ch37

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

How to Cite

Rescigno, M. (2006) Dendritic Cell–Epithelial Cell Interactions in Response to Intestinal Bacteria, 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.ch37

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:

  • intestinal bacteria;
  • cross-talk;
  • homeostasis;
  • salmonella;
  • hypothesis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Intestinal Epithelium and the Gut-associated Lymphoid Tissue (GALT)

  • Antigen Uptake in the Gut and DC Populations

  • Cross-talk between Bacteria and Epithelial Cells

  • Unique Functions of Mucosal DCs

  • Intestinal Immune Homeostasis is Regulated by the Cross-talk between ECs and DCs

  • Cross-talk between ECs and DCs in Bacterial Handling

  • Conclusions