The Immune System at Silliman University | Flashcards & Summaries

Select your language

Suggested languages for you:
Log In Start studying!

Lernmaterialien für The immune system an der Silliman University

Greife auf kostenlose Karteikarten, Zusammenfassungen, Übungsaufgaben und Altklausuren für deinen The immune system Kurs an der Silliman University zu.

TESTE DEIN WISSEN
Adaptive immunity aims at specific microbial invaders, is mediated by ______ and ________
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
lymphocytes and antigen-presenting cells (APCs)
Lösung ausblenden
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
Most lymphocyte activation and proliferation occur in ___________ (the lymph nodes, the spleen, and diffuse lymphoid tis- sue found in the mucosa of the digestive system, including the tonsils, Peyer patches, and appendix)
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
Secondary Lymphoid Organs
Lösung ausblenden
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
produces memory cells that permit a similar, very rapid response if that specific microbe appears again.
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
antigen-presenting cells (APCs)
Lösung ausblenden
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
 lower the pH locally to either kill entering microorganisms directly or inhibit their growth.
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
 Hydrochloric acid (HCl) and organic acids
Lösung ausblenden
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
 Lymphocytes are formed initially in __________
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
primary lymphoid organs (the thymus and bone marrow)
Lösung ausblenden
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
Immunologists recognize two partially overlapping lines of defense against invaders and/or other abnormal, potentially harmful cells:
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
innate immunity and adaptive immunity
Lösung ausblenden
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
The system of defenses termed __________ involves immediate, nonspecific actions, including physical barriers such as the skin and mucous membranes of the gastrointestinal, respiratory, and urogenital tracts that prevent infections or penetration of the host body
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
innate immunity
Lösung ausblenden
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
Proliferating B lymphocytes in the secondary structures of MALT are arranged in small spherical __________
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
lymphoid nodules
Lösung ausblenden
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
The immune cells located diffusely in the digestive, respiratory, or urogenital mucosae comprise what is collectively known as ____________.
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue (MALT)
Lösung ausblenden
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
________ on leukocytes allow the recognition and binding of surface components of such invaders
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
Toll-like receptors (TLRs)
Lösung ausblenden
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
________ destroy various unhealthy host cells, including those infected with virus or bacteria, as well as certain potentially tumorigenic cells.
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
Natural killer (NK) cells
Lösung ausblenden
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
Histologically this system consists of a large, diverse population of leukocytes located within every tissue of the body and__________ interconnected only by the blood and lymphatic circulation.
Lösung anzeigen
TESTE DEIN WISSEN
lymphoid organs
Lösung ausblenden
  • 22178 Karteikarten
  • 589 Studierende
  • 6 Lernmaterialien

Beispielhafte Karteikarten für deinen The immune system Kurs an der Silliman University - von Kommilitonen auf StudySmarter erstellt!

Q:
Adaptive immunity aims at specific microbial invaders, is mediated by ______ and ________
A:
lymphocytes and antigen-presenting cells (APCs)
Q:
Most lymphocyte activation and proliferation occur in ___________ (the lymph nodes, the spleen, and diffuse lymphoid tis- sue found in the mucosa of the digestive system, including the tonsils, Peyer patches, and appendix)
A:
Secondary Lymphoid Organs
Q:
produces memory cells that permit a similar, very rapid response if that specific microbe appears again.
A:
antigen-presenting cells (APCs)
Q:
 lower the pH locally to either kill entering microorganisms directly or inhibit their growth.
A:
 Hydrochloric acid (HCl) and organic acids
Q:
 Lymphocytes are formed initially in __________
A:
primary lymphoid organs (the thymus and bone marrow)
Mehr Karteikarten anzeigen
Q:
Immunologists recognize two partially overlapping lines of defense against invaders and/or other abnormal, potentially harmful cells:
A:
innate immunity and adaptive immunity
Q:
The system of defenses termed __________ involves immediate, nonspecific actions, including physical barriers such as the skin and mucous membranes of the gastrointestinal, respiratory, and urogenital tracts that prevent infections or penetration of the host body
A:
innate immunity
Q:
Proliferating B lymphocytes in the secondary structures of MALT are arranged in small spherical __________
A:
lymphoid nodules
Q:
The immune cells located diffusely in the digestive, respiratory, or urogenital mucosae comprise what is collectively known as ____________.
A:
Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue (MALT)
Q:
________ on leukocytes allow the recognition and binding of surface components of such invaders
A:
Toll-like receptors (TLRs)
Q:
________ destroy various unhealthy host cells, including those infected with virus or bacteria, as well as certain potentially tumorigenic cells.
A:
Natural killer (NK) cells
Q:
Histologically this system consists of a large, diverse population of leukocytes located within every tissue of the body and__________ interconnected only by the blood and lymphatic circulation.
A:
lymphoid organs
The immune system

Erstelle und finde Lernmaterialien auf StudySmarter.

Greife kostenlos auf tausende geteilte Karteikarten, Zusammenfassungen, Altklausuren und mehr zu.

Jetzt loslegen

Das sind die beliebtesten The immune system Kurse im gesamten StudySmarter Universum

Immunsystem

Universität Trier

Zum Kurs
immune system case 1

Maastricht University

Zum Kurs
Immunsystem

Medizinische Universität Wien

Zum Kurs
Cells of the Immune System

De La Salle University

Zum Kurs
The Immune System

Adventist University of the Philippines

Zum Kurs

Die all-in-one Lernapp für Studierende

Greife auf Millionen geteilter Lernmaterialien der StudySmarter Community zu
Kostenlos anmelden The immune system
Erstelle Karteikarten und Zusammenfassungen mit den StudySmarter Tools
Kostenlos loslegen The immune system