From the Reticuloendothelial to Mononuclear Phagocyte System – The Unaccounted Years

Abstract

It is over 125 years since Ilya Metchnikoff described the significance of phagocytosis. In this review, we examine the early origins and development of macrophage research continuing after his death in 1916, through the period of the reticuloendothelial system. Studies on these cells resulted in a substantial literature spanning immunology, hematology… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2015.00328

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@inproceedings{Yona2015FromTR, title={From the Reticuloendothelial to Mononuclear Phagocyte System – The Unaccounted Years}, author={Simon Yona and Siamon Gordon}, booktitle={Front. Immunol.}, year={2015} }