Generation of blood-derived human dendritic cells for antitumor immunotherapy.

Dendritic cells (DC) are a family of bone-marrow-derived professional antigen presenting cells (APC) with sparse, but wide, tissue distribution (1). They are classified primarily based on their localization: as interdigitating reticulum cells when present in lymphoid organs, as veiled cells when present in afferent lymph, as Langerhans cells when present in… CONTINUE READING