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1

What are HAMA?

Human Anti-Murine Antibodies

2

ADCC is _________.

antibody-dependent cell cytolysis (the method of NK killing)

3

What is ZMapp?

A combination of three monoclonal antibodies to ebola made in tobacco plants

4

-omab antibodies are _________; -ximab are ______; -zumab are _______; and -umab are ________.

murine; chimeric; humanized; human

5

Natural killer cells have no _______, but they kill cells similar to CTLs; they normally kill ________.

VDJ rearrangement; damaged or overly stressed cells

6

What are three downsides to using immunosuppressive medications?

(1) increased risk of cancer; (2) increased risk of infections; and (3) toxicity

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