Chapter 9. Scavenger Receptors on Dendritic Cells

  1. PD. Dr. Manfred B. Lutz1,
  2. Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Romani2 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Alexander Steinkasserer1
  1. Emma J. McKenzie,
  2. Subhankar Mukhopadhyay,
  3. Siamon Gordon and
  4. Luisa Martinez-Pomares

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619696.ch9

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

Handbook of Dendritic Cells: Biology, Diseases, and Therapies

How to Cite

McKenzie, E. J., Mukhopadhyay, S., Gordon, S. and Martinez-Pomares, L. (2008) Scavenger Receptors on Dendritic Cells, 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.ch9

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:

  • myeloid cells;
  • scavenger receptors;
  • phagocytose apoptotic cells;
  • glycoprotein;
  • SR family

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Structure and Binding Properties of Mammalian Scavenger Receptors

  • Role of Scavenger Receptors in Dendritic Cell Biology

  • Concluding Remarks