Immune response

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· The B lymphocyte cell searches for antigen matching its receptors. If it finds such antigen it connects to it, and inside the B cell a triggering signal is set off. This can be done by antigen presentation.

· The correct T helper and killer cells will be selected – Clonal selection

· The T cells will divide – Clonal expansion – onto T helper cells and T killer cells.

· The T helper cells will release cytokines which will activate the B cells.

· The B cells will be activated and will divide to produce copies and clones.

· The B cells will differentiate into two types of B…


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