Lymphocyte-fibroblast interactions.

@article{Murakami1997LymphocytefibroblastI,
  title={Lymphocyte-fibroblast interactions.},
  author={Shinya Murakami and Hitoshi Okada},
  journal={Critical reviews in oral biology and medicine : an official publication of the American Association of Oral Biologists},
  year={1997},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={
          40-50
        }
}
Chronic inflammatory reactions are usually characterized by inflammatory cell accumulation in the extravascular connective tissue. In such sites, inappropriate activation of circulating or resident lymphocytes becomes self-perpetuating and can lead to chronic tissue destruction. In addition to that, the locally infiltrated lymphocytes should have an opportunity to interact directly with fibroblasts composing the connective tissue. The direct interactions of those different cell types seem to… CONTINUE READING

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