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Mesh term Immune System

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Hemic and Immune Systems


The body's defense mechanism against foreign organisms or substances and deviant native cells. It includes the humoral immune response and the cell-mediated response and consists of a complex of interrelated cellular, molecular, and genetic components.

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Antibody-Producing Cells
Antigen-Presenting Cells
Bone Marrow
Enterochromaffin Cells
Immunological Synapses
Lymphatic System
Mast Cells
Mononuclear Phagocyte System

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