Inflammatory consequences of cutaneous stimulation
Drummond, P.D. (2010) Inflammatory consequences of cutaneous stimulation. Experimental Neurology, 222 (2). pp. 181-183.
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Among other functions, resident skin cells monitor their local environment for potential sources of threat and mount defenses against invasion by foreign micro-organisms. Most prominent in this innate defense systemare keratinocytes, mast cells and dendritic cells (Metz and Maurer, 2009)
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