dendritic cell definition

  • noun:
    • An antigen-presenting leukocyte that's found in the epidermis, mucosa, and lymphoid tissues which initiates a primary protected reaction by activating lymphocytes and secreting cytokines.
    • A cell that includes branching procedures.
    • Any cellular, having branching procedures, that types an element of the mammalian immunity system
    • An antigen-presenting leukocyte that is based in the epidermis, mucosa, and lymphoid areas hence initiates a primary protected response by activating lymphocytes and secreting cytokines.
    • A cell that features branching procedures.
    • Any cellular, having branching processes, that forms the main mammalian immune protection system

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