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1

Macrophage

Devours the invaders launches the immune system and displays a flag

2

Helper T cells

Coursing test the counter at k by releasing toxin to summon helpers

3

B cells

Tags invaders with anti bodies

4

Antibodies

Y shaped cells that target pathogens

5

Killer T cells

They devour invadirs release toxins that kill them

6

Cytotoxic T cells

Destroy infected body cells they kill the cell that's infected

7

Memory cells

Remembers the pathogens for next time

8

What is the name given to the flag which helps the immune system identify foreign particles in the body and cells which have been infected. Hint it starts with an a

Antigen

9

Why are there several disease like chicken pox and mono which we usually only catch one time in our lives and after we are considered immune?

The memory cells remember the small bit of the sickness and helps it not happen again

10

What are the five basic steps in an immune response to fight of pathogens(invaders)

1. Identify invadirs
2.call for help
3.tag the invaders
4.destroy the invaders
5.remember the invaders