Dictionary » F » Follicular dendritic cells

Follicular dendritic cells

Follicular dendritic cell

(Science: pathology) a virus-trapping dendritic cell found in lymph node follicles (germinal centres).

See: germinal centre and dendritic cell.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Re: Cytokine - Receptor concepts

... about B cell activation, activated helper T cells secrete cytokines that act in concern with ... as a T-dependent humoral response progresses. Follicular dendritic cells in the germinal centers display antigens, ...

See entire post
by marla
Tue Jun 01, 2010 9:08 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cytokine - Receptor concepts
Replies: 7
Views: 14907

The Fiber Disease

... in sunscreen into the stratum corneum and follicular orifice of hair has been reported (Lademann ... to the lymphatic system by macrophages and dendritic cells. Although there are no well documented studies on ...

See entire post
by Skytroll
Thu Aug 24, 2006 12:58 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5573205

Cure for AIDS

... disease. Infection is aided by Langerhans cells in mucosal epithelial surfaces which can become ... extends to lymphoid tissues which contain follicular dendritic cells that can become infected and provide a reservoir ...

See entire post
by victor
Thu Jan 19, 2006 2:11 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Cure for AIDS
Replies: 50
Views: 27230


This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,808 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link