Role of mucosal dendritic cells in inflammatory bowel disease.

@article{Niess2008RoleOM,
  title={Role of mucosal dendritic cells in inflammatory bowel disease.},
  author={Jan Hendrik Niess},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2008},
  volume={14 33},
  pages={5138-48}
}
The gastrointestinal innate and adaptive immune system continuously faces the challenge of potent stimuli from the commensal microflora and food constituents. These local immune responses require a tight control, the outcome of which is in most cases the induction of tolerance. Local T cell immunity is an important compartment of the specific intestinal… CONTINUE READING