Table 1. DC and MF expression of cell surface receptors capable of mediating phagocytosis of mycobacteria in vitro and/or in vivo
ReceptorSynonymsProven relevance in vivoDC expressionMF expressionReferences of interest
CD14+/−+ (Khanna et al, 1996; Peterson et al, 1995)
Complement receptor 1CD35, C3b/C4b receptor+/−+ (Nauta et al, 2004; Schlesinger, 1993)
Complement receptor 3CD11b/CD18, C3b receptor, MF 1 antigen++ (Ben Nasr et al, 2006; Hu et al, 2000; Villeneuve et al, 2005)
Complement receptor 4CD11c/CD18+++ (Bermudez et al, 1999; Schlesinger, 1993)
DC‐SIGNCD209, CLEC4L+++/− (Geijtenbeek et al, 2003; Tailleux et al, 2005, 2003b)
MRCD206++ (Engering et al, 1997; Lohmann‐Matthes et al, 1994)
Scavenger receptor (class A)++ (Kurzai et al, 2005; Zimmerli et al, 1996)
Tranferrin receptorCD71, p90++ (Brinkmann et al, 2007; Roecklein et al, 1992)