First Known Use of dendritic cell
medical Definition of dendritic cell
- Dendritic cells play a key role in activating an immune response—whether against a foreign microbe or a damaged body cell …
- —Patrick Barry, Science News, 11 Aug. 2007
- Dendritic cells' key role in priming the immune system gives them formidable potential as therapeutic vaccines for fighting cancers and viruses such as HIV.
- —Scientific American, December 2004
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