Langerhans cell

Known as: Dendritic Cells, Epidermal, Cells, Epidermal Dendritic, langerhan cell 
Recirculating, dendritic, antigen-presenting cells containing characteristic racket-shaped granules (Birbeck granules). They are found principally in… (More)
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1963-2017
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Langerhans cells (LCs) are the only dendritic cells of the epidermis and constitute the first immunological barrier against… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Langerhans cells (LCs) are prominent dendritic cells (DCs) in epithelia, but their role in immunity is poorly defined. To track… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Epidermal Langerhans cells (LCs), a distinct skin-resident dendritic cell population, acquire antigen in the skin and migrate to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
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2004
Interferons (IFNs) are critical for protection from viral infection, but the pathways linking virus recognition to IFN induction… (More)
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2004
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2004
The CC chemokine receptor CCR7 has been identified as a key regulator of homeostatic B and T cell trafficking to secondary… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The classical paradigm for dendritic cell function derives from the study of Langerhans cells, which predominate within skin… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Langerhans cells (LCs) are bone marrow (BM)–derived epidermal dendritic cells (DCs) that represent a critical immunologic barrier… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have identified a type II Ca2+-dependent lectin displaying mannose-binding specificity, exclusively expressed by Langerhans… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Dendritic cells comprise a system of highly efficient antigen-presenting cells which initiate immune responses such as the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Murine epidermal Langerhans cells (LC) have been studied in tissue culture and compared to spleen dendritic cells (DC). LC… (More)
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