TABLE 2

Expansion of dendritic cell subsets in the pancreatic lymph nodes and their expression of maturation markers after one 10-day course of Flt3-ligand in vivo

Cell number (×10−5)Fold increaseI-A+ (%)CD80+ (%)CD86+ (%)
mDC
    no FL0.01 ± 0.00696.4 ± 1.137.0 ± 5.2653.6 ± 5.1
    +FL13.8 ± 14.2138098.5 ± 1.377.6 ± 9.761.1 ± 13.8
pDC
    no FL0.12 ± 0.02100 ± 0.033.9 ± 6.856.0 ± 6.7
    +FL1.63 ± 1.0513.699.0 ± 0.657.8 ± 8.834.2 ± 9.5
  • Data are average ± SD.