Airway DCs, dense network - in lung, sampling inhaled antigens, Antigen uptake, across airway epithelial barrier - DCs migrating to lymph nodes (LNs), stimulating naïve T cells, Cells, contributing to pathogenesis - of allergic diseases in respiratory tract, Dendritic cells (DCs), and capacity - to process and present antigens, and to prime naïve T cells, Disease modification, interfering with DC function - DCs and epithelial cells, crucial role in allergic airway inflammation, Early innate cytokine responses - promoting allergic inflammation, Interactions between epithelial cells - DCs in airways, Novel anti-inflammatory drugs based on targeting - lung dendritic cells, and airway epithelial cells, Novel targets, for anti-inflammatory disease - and knowledge of DC, thymic stromal lymphopoietin, a unique dendritic cell-instructive signal, Sentinel function of lung dendritic cells - instruction by epithelial cells,
Department of Pulmonology

Lambrecht, B.N.M, Plantinga, M, Willart, M.A, & Hammad, H. (2011). Novel Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Based on Targeting Lung Dendritic Cells and Airway Epithelial Cells. doi:10.1002/9781444346688.ch1