Taking advantage of intersectional genetics, Valente et al. report a novel strategy for tracking plasmacytoid dendritic cells (DCs) that enables their discrimination from conventional DCs and plasmacytoid DC–like cells, as well as transitional DCs.
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Tussiwand, R. Plasmacytoid dendritic cells turn red!. Nat Immunol 24, 563–564 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41590-023-01472-7