1. So today was the first day of lectures in my second year of med school. I had 4 lectures, pretty much back to back, on infection and immunity. It was confusing and difficult :s Above is a photo of a dendritic cell. Dendritic cells are important in the immune response. They are potent antigen presenting cells which is what they use their long processes for.

    So today was the first day of lectures in my second year of med school. I had 4 lectures, pretty much back to back, on infection and immunity. It was confusing and difficult :s Above is a photo of a dendritic cell. Dendritic cells are important in the immune response. They are potent antigen presenting cells which is what they use their long processes for.

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