Dendritic cells are considered as professional phagocytes like the macrophages and neutrophils. They are the specialized antigen-presenting cells that control the T-cell responses. They are also known as the accessory cells, and they act as a messenger between the innate and the adaptive immunity.

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Chapter 37, Problem 8SQ
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Concept introduction: Dendritic cells are considered as professional phagocytes like the macrophages and neutrophils. They are the specialized antigen-presenting cells that control the T-cell responses. They are also known as the accessory cells, and they act as a messenger between the innate and the adaptive immunity.

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