Uptake of antigen by dendritic cells

rafaelnr rafaelnr at uic.edu
Fri Jun 25 16:51:50 EST 2004

Hi Max, there is a protocol for assessing the DC antigen up take in 
current protocols in cytometry.   Nunez R.,. Assessment of surface 
markers and functionality of Dendritic cells. Unit 9.17 in Robinson J.P., 
Darzynkiewicz Z., Dean P., Orfao A., Rabinovitch P., Tanke H., Wheeless 
L. eds. Current protocols in Cytometry. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 
Inc. 2001;  Unit 9.17.	9.17.1-9.17.15.


>-----Original Message-----
>From: Max Warncke [mailto:warncke at mm11.UKL.uni-freiburg.de]
>Sent: donderdag 24 juni 2004 10:46
>To: cyto-inbox
>Subject: Uptake of antigen by dendritic cells
>Hello Flowers,
>I am searching for a method to determine the amount of antigen which 
>uptaken by DCs. We used FITC labeled FAB-Fragments to simulate 
the uptake of
>protein and could found them inside the DC by confocal microscopy. I 
am now
>looking for a quantitive method, maybe something which could be 
measured by
>Thank you
>Max Warncke, Dipl. Biol.
>University Freiburg Medical Center
>Medicin I
>AG Veelken
>Lab. Nothnagel / 5.OG
>Breisacherstr. 117
>fon: +49.761.270- 7196
>fax: +49.761.270- 7177

Dr. Rafael Nunez MD.
Assistant Professor in Medicine-Hematology/Oncology and Pathology 
Director UIC-Cancer Center Flow Cytometry Core Facility
Hematology-Oncology Section, Department of Medicine
Department of Pathology
University of Illinois at Chicago
MBRB, Room 3211/3168, M/C 734
900 South Ashland Ave. 
Chicago, IL 60607

Phone: 312 3551448 and 312 3550123
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Email: rafaelnr at uic.edu

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