Chapter 47. Dendritic Cells and Transplantation Tolerance

  1. PD. Dr. Manfred B. Lutz1,
  2. Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Romani2 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Alexander Steinkasserer1
  1. Paul J. Fairchild,
  2. Stephen F. Yates and
  3. Herman Waldmann

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619696.ch47

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

How to Cite

Fairchild, P. J., Yates, S. F. and Waldmann, H. (2006) Dendritic Cells and Transplantation Tolerance, 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.ch47

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:

  • transplantation;
  • greek mythology;
  • alloantigen;
  • t cells;
  • presentation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Expanding World of Transplantation

  • The Role of Dendritic Cells in Allograft Rejection

  • The Role of Dendritic Cells in Self-tolerance

  • Exploitation of Dendritic Cells for Transplantation Tolerance

  • Prospects for the Induction of Tolerance via the Indirect Pathway

  • Immune Intervention in Cell Replacement Therapy