Immunology Chapter 11

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  1. What is the general term for a microbe that causes a disease? This is synonymous with pathogen.
    Agent
  2. What is an organism that is infected by a pathogen?
    Host
  3. This is a living organism that transmits an agent from one host to another.
    Vector
  4. This is an inanimate object that can become contaminated with an agent and facilitates transmission.
    Fomite
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Immunology Chapter 11
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