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Chapter 4:Sialylation and dendritic cells: bridging innate and adaptive immune responses
Mylène A. Carrascal, Zélia Silva, Hélio J. Crespo, M. Guadalupe Cabral and Paula A. Videira
Print publication date:
12 Dec 2011
Copyright Year:2012 Print ISBN: 978-1-84973-154-6 PDF eISBN: 978-1-84973-276-5
Dendritic cells (DCs) are essential components of innate immunity due to their pivotal role in triggering and regulating both innate and adaptive immune responses. One of their major features is their capacity to uptake foreign antigens in the periphery and then migrate to draining lymph nodes, to p...