Published in Blood Weekly, January 29th, 2004
"Environmental signals polarize mononuclear phagocytes that can express different functional programs. Fully polarized type I and type II (or alternatively activated) macrophages are the extremes of a continuum of functional states," scientists in Italy report.
The researchers concluded: "These functionally polarized cells, and similarly oriented or immature dendritic cells present in tumors,...
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