lymphatic

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lymphatic

[lim′fad·ik]
(anatomy)
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As mentioned above, integrins are not required for the DC migration into afferent lymphatics in the steady state.
The C-C chemokine receptor type (CCR) 7 expressed by dendritic cells is important for their migration into afferent lymphatic vessels which secrete the respective ligand chemokine (C-C motif) ligand (CCL) 21 [24].