Checkpoints and Functional Stages in DC Maturation
A major breakthrough in our understanding of the regulation of immune responses has been the discovery of a number of integrated functions of the dendritic cells (DC) in the immune system. To better define the checkpoints and the functional stages in DC development one should be able to mimic and control DC maturation in vitro, from the initial irreversible commitment towards final stages of maturation.
KeywordsDendritic Cell Dendritic Cell Maturation Immature Dendritic Cell Mature Dendritic Cell Antigen Uptake
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