Defence Mechanisms

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  • Created on: 13-10-13 11:06
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  • Ingesting Microorganims
    • Defence Mechanisms
      • Producing antibodies
        • Antibodies are produced by white blood cells.
          • antibody attatches to antigen which is attatched to the white blood cell already.
      • Producing antitoxins
        • White blood cells produce antitoxins
          • These cancel out toxins (poisons) release by pathogens
    • Some white blood cells ingest (take in) pathogens.
      • Destroying them so they can't make you ill.


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