Chapter 49. Nickel Presentation to T Cells in Contact Hypersensitivity

  1. PD. Dr. Manfred B. Lutz1,
  2. Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Romani2 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Alexander Steinkasserer1
  1. H. U. Weltzien,
  2. K. Gamerdinger and
  3. H.-J. Thierse

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619696.ch49

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

How to Cite

Weltzien, H. U., Gamerdinger, K. and Thierse, H.-J. (2006) Nickel Presentation to T Cells in Contact Hypersensitivity, 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.ch49

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:

  • nickel presentation;
  • hypersensitivity;
  • crosslinkers;
  • epitopes;
  • proteins

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Molecular Basis of Nickel Presentation to Human T Cells

  • Nickel-Binding Proteins

  • Concluding Remarks