Immune Cell Diagram Professional antigen presenting cells (APC) and MHC II complexes. Helper T cells. Cytotoxic T cells. Review of B cells, CD4+ T cells and CD8+ T cells. Types of immune responses: Innate and adaptive, humoral vs. cell-mediated. B lymphocytes (B cells)
Immune Cell Diagram The Immune System.ƒ 10/27/03 11:28 AM Page iii Contents 1 Introduction 2 Self and Nonself 3 The Structure of the Immune System 7 Immune Cells and Their Products 19 Mounting an Immune Response 24 Immunity: Natural and Acquired 28 Disorders of the Immune System 34 Immunology and Transplants 36 Immunity and Cancer
Immune Cell Diagram • Dendritic cells serve as a link between the innate and adaptive immune systems, as they present antigens to T cells, one of the key cell types of the adaptive immune system Eosinophils - weakly phagocytic of pathogens kill parasitic worms NK cells (natural killer) - used to combat tumor cells or virus-infected cells
Immune Cell Diagram Diagram of the Human Immune System (Infographic) Lymph nodes produce and store cells that fight infection and disease. Lymphocytes and leukocytes are small white blood cells that play a large role in defending the body against disease. The two types of lymphocytes are B-cells, which make antibodies that attack bacteria and toxins, and T-cells, which help destroy infected or cancerous cells.