Selective Susceptibility of Human Skin Antigen Presenting Cells to Productive Dengue Virus Infection

Abstract

Dengue is a growing global concern with 390 million people infected each year. Dengue virus (DENV) is transmitted by mosquitoes, thus host cells in the skin are the first point of contact with the virus. Human skin contains several populations of antigen-presenting cells which could drive the immune response to DENV in vivo: epidermal Langerhans cells (LCs… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1004548

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@inproceedings{Cerny2014SelectiveSO, title={Selective Susceptibility of Human Skin Antigen Presenting Cells to Productive Dengue Virus Infection}, author={Daniela Cerny and Muzlifah A Haniffa and Amanda Shin and Paul L Bigliardi and Bien Keem Tan and Bernett T. K. Lee and Michael Poidinger and Ern Yu Tan and Florent Ginhoux and Katja Fink}, booktitle={PLoS pathogens}, year={2014} }