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APC

antigen-presenting cells

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CD

cluster of differentiation

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MHC

major histocompatibility complex

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FDC

follicular dendritic cell

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HEV

high endothelial venule

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PAMP

pathogen-associated molecular pattern

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LPS

lipopolysaccharide

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DAMP

damage-associated molecular pattern

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PRR

pattern recognition receptor

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TLR

Toll-like receptor

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NLR

NOD-like receptor

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NF-kB

one type of transcription factor that stimulates the expression of cytokine, endothelial adhesion molecules and type I interferon (antiviral interferon)

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IRF

interferon regulatory factor

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NLR

NOD-like receptor

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NOD

nucleotide oligomerization domain

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CARD

Caspase related domain

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NLRP-3

NOD-like receptor, pyrin domain containing 3

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caspase-1

enzyme

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adaptor

~

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inflammasome

kind of complex

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IL-1beta

interleukin-1beta

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RLR

rig-like receptor

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CDS

cytosolic DNA sensor

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lectin receptor

~

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IFN

interferon