Skin Dendritic Cell - Lymphocyte Interactions in Autologous System

  • Hanna Galkowska
  • Waldemar L. Olszewski
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 329)

Abstract

Skin tissue fluid and lymph contain migrating immune cells, among them large dendritic (veiled) cells (VC) and lymphocytes 1. These cells are continuously transported with lymph stream to the regional lymph nodes. This way the information about the presence of antigen can be transferred within minutes to the lymph node.2

Keywords

Sugar Hydrocortisone Heparin Glutamine Trypsin 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hanna Galkowska
    • 1
  • Waldemar L. Olszewski
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgery Research & TransplantationMedical Research Centre, Polish Academy of SciencesWarsawPoland

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