Immunity (Phagocytosis)

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A type of cell within the body capable of engulfing and absorbing foreign bodies
Phagocyte
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Attracts the phagocyte to the pathogen
Chemo attractants
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The organelle used in the breakdown of the phagosome
Lysozomes
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The process where the waste products leave the cell
Exocytosis
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Secretes 2000 antibodies, primary response cell
Plasma Cells
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Secondary response cell
Memory Cells
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generate an immune response when detected by the body
Antigens
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Bind to complementary antigens
T-Helper Cells
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where T-Cells mature
Thymus Gland
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where B-Cells mature
Bone Marrow
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protein used to fight antigens
Antibody
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formed when pathogen is engulfed by the phagocyte
Phagosome
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catches pathogens e.g. in the lungs
mucus
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has antibiotic properties
tears
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first barrier/layer of protection used for every foreign molecule
Non-specific Response
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Another type of cell within the body capable of engulfing and absorbing foreign bodies
Marcophage
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the response that takes place in body fluid
Humoral
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the response that takes place in the cells
Cell Mediated
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Attracts the phagocyte to the pathogen

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Chemo attractants

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The organelle used in the breakdown of the phagosome

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The process where the waste products leave the cell

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Secretes 2000 antibodies, primary response cell

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