Vermiform granule

Known as: Birbeck granule, Langerhan's cell granule, birbeck granules 
A rod shaped cytoplasmic organelle found in Langerhans cells of the epidermis.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Langerin is a type II transmembrane C-type lectin associated with the formation of Birbeck granules in Langerhans cells. Langerin… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Langerin/CD207 is a C-type lectin associated with formation of Birbeck granules (BG) in Langerhans cells (LC). Here, we describe… (More)
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2003
2003
Human dendritic cells (DC) can now be generated in vitro in large numbers by culturing CD34 + hematopoietic progenitors in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Human (h)Langerin/CD207 is a C-type lectin of Langerhans cells (LC) that induces the formation of Birbeck granules (BG). In this… (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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2000
2000
In this issue, two papers describe the in vitro generation of an intriguing subset of human dendritic cells (DCs), the… (More)
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1997
1997
We have recently described a system for the generation of dendritic cells (DC) and Langerhans cells (LC) from defined CD34… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Human dendritic cells (DC) can now be generated in vitro in large numbers by culturing CD34+ hematopoietic progenitors in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Human Langerhans cells (LC) are CD1a+ dendritic cells (DC) that function as potent antigen-presenting cells for primary and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
We have examined the cells involved in the development of contact sensitivity to FITC in CBA mice. After skin painting with… (More)
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