Langerhans Cells (aka Epidermal Dendritic Cells)
1.) Develop From?
- 1.) Arise from red bone marrow and migrate to the epidermis.
- 2.) Partic. in immune responses mounted against microbes that invade the skin, easily damaged by UV light.
- 3.) Migrate to the epid. from red bone marrow
- 4.) Role in the immune response is to help other cells of the IS recognize an invading microbe and destroy it.