Summarize adaptive (specific) immunity by:
1)Defining adaptive immunity
2)Stating two properties that distinguish adaptive immunity from innate immunity
4)Distinguishing between B and T lymphocytes with regard to their origin, maturation into immunocompetent cells, and general function
5)Distinguish between cell-mediated immunity and antibody-mediated immunityDefining antibodies
- 1)The body's defense activities against specific pathogens and antigens
- 5)>Antibodies or immunoglobulins are certain specific proteins that are produced in response to specific antigens and are capable of inactivating it.
- 6) foreign substances that trigger an immune response.