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91

What do interferons do?

Interfere with viral replication within cells

92

A sentinel node is ________.

The first node to receive lymph from an area suspected to be cancerous

93

True or False: Digested fats are absorbed from the intestine by the lymph capillaries.

True

94

True or False: Lymphatic capillaries are permeable to proteins.

true

95

True or False: Tolerance is developed during fetal life.

true

96

Antibodies that act against a particular foreign substance are released by ________.

Plasma Cells

97

True or False: Isografts are between identical twins.

true

98

What do helper T cells do?

Function in the adaptive immune system activation

99

True or False: The adaptive immune system is specific for a given organ.

False