The components of the immune system offer three lines of defense: The first line of defense involves surface barriers; the second line of defense involves the cells and proteins of innate immunity and the third defense involves the cells and protein of adaptive immunity.
Answer all the following questions:
- What are the major structures and functions of the lymphatic system and how does the lymphatic system interact with other body systems to help maintain homeostasis?
- Explain, with examples, the processes and rationale of fever and inflammation.
- Identify and describe antibodies main purpose and how they function. What do antibodies react to and how are they created?