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dendritic

[den′drid·ik]
(science and technology)
Having a branching, treelike structure or pattern.
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After I received the dendritic therapy, I recovered quickly and the next scans confirmed that all the cancer was gone.
Part of the innate immune system that is the body's first line defense against infection, dendritic cells sense the presence of pathogens in the blood or other tissues, ingest infecting organisms and then display fragments of the invaders on their surface, which alerts and activates both killer and helper T cells (CD4 and CD8 cells), essentially teaching them to target the specific pathogen.
Based on this background, the present study was conducted in order to establish the relationships between the dendritic pathology previously demonstrated with the Golgi technique and the expression of the MAP-2 protein in the nervous tissue affected by rabies.
Thomas Ichim, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer of Regen, said, 'The dendritic cell is the most potent stimulator of the immune response, and controls whether T cells will be activated to kill tumors, or will be suppressed.
For the first time, we reported a series of Iranian patients with blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm and presented our current practice at Shiraz University of Medical Sciences.
The neoplastic cells in interdigitating dendritic cell sarcoma may be spindled or epithelioid, and the epithelioid neoplastic cells may resemble those of histiocytic sarcoma.
In addition, in March 2018 ImmuCision received an upfront USD 2m payment from an undisclosed pharmaceutical firm in China to sublicense the company's dendritic cell technology.
Unlike dendritic cells, these are not derived from bone marrow hematopoietic stem cell but are believed to develop from a host mesenchymal precursor cell.
Inflammatory pseudotumor-like follicular dendritic cell tumor: a distinctive low-grade malignant intra-abdominal neoplasm with consistent Epstein-Barr virus association.
Uzonna, "Macrophages and dendritic cells and its influence on the host immune response," Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology, 2:83, 2012:
Keywords: Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma, Intussusception.