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The origin of dendritic cells

Nature Immunology volume 8, pages 558560 (2007) | Download Citation

Dendritic cells are specialized in antigen presentation to lymphocytes. New research clarifies the origin and kinetics of differentiation of a subset of dendritic cells in the spleen and lymph nodes.

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  1. Frederic Geissmann is with the Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale U838, Hôpital Necker-Enfants Malades, Faculté de médecine de l'Université Paris Descartes, Paris 75105, France. geissmann@necker.fr

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