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7. , liver). The required quantities for the specific model depend on the conceptual scheme and the assumptions. The quantities include here time as an independent variable, time-dependent variables (population densities of cells), and the parameters that characterize the kinetics of the specified processes. The biological meaning and units of the parameters considered in the presented model of DC–CTL interaction are listed in Table 3. 3. , in the spleen, and ignore the DC re-circulation between spleen and blood.

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And Kearney, J. (2002) Blood dendritic cells interact with splenic marginal zone B cells to initiate T-independent immune responses. Immunity 17, 341–352. 47. , Palucka, A. , Blanck, J. , and Banchereau, J. (2003) Plasmacytoid dendritic cells induce plasma cell differentiation through type I interferon and interleukin 6. Immunity 19, 225–234. 48. , Tsang, M. , Steinman, R. , and Munz, C. (2002) Human dendritic cells activate resting natural killer (NK) cells and are recognized via the NKp30 receptor by activated nk cells.

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