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The most famous innate immune system player macrophage
Self-renewing cells found in bone marrow stem cells
To prepare an invader for eating opsonize
The collective name for B and T cells lymphocytes
Chemicals that recruit other immune system components to the site of infection chemoattractants
Cytokine that can kill tumor cells tumor necrosis factor
The most common reinforcement cell for macrophages neutrophil
The ability to respond to previously unseen molecules adaptiveness
Together basophils, neutrophils and eosinophils are called ______ granulocytes
Type of white blood cell seen commonly during a parasitic infection eosinophil
Red blood cells are derived from _______stem cells myeloid
B and T cells are derived from ______stem cells lymphoid
Immunization by means of transfer of immune cells adoptive
Immunization by means of administration of an antigen active
Agent that causes antibodies to be made antigen
Cells that will become macrophages monocytes
Cytotoxic cells that play a role in early stages of a viral infection natural killer cells
Our second line of defense; the ______________immune system innate
Division of B cells when BCR binds to cognate antigen proliferation
Antibodies that can bind to a virus outside the cell and stop reproduction are _________antibodies neutralizing

Body Defenses Crossword

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Twenty plasma proteins that assemble to destroy bacteria. complement
Found in tears. Digests bacteria. lysozyme
It means "free" immune
Ingests bacteriaor viruses and displays the foreign antigens macrophage
______ memory B and T cells are what make us immune to certain diseases. memory
The second line of defense is the _______response. inflammatory
Produces antibodies blymphocyte
Destroy infected cells which display specific foreign antigens tlymphocytes
_____ T-cells destroy cancers and infected cells. cytotoxic
Acid in stomach hydrochloric
Sign of inflammation pain
sign of inflammation swelling
The firt line of defense are skin and _____ membranes mucous
Most abundant white blood cells neutrophils
Oil produced by glands in the skin sebum
Foreign protien particle. antigen
Y-shaped peptides that bind foreign antigens antibodies
Causes dilation of blood vessels histamine
Accumulation of living and dead WBCs and bacteria pus
Released by infected cells. Inhibits viral reproduction interferon
Protein digesting enzyme of the stomach pepsin

Immune System Crossword

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What is immunity achieved when the body makes antibodies against antigen? active immunity
Antibodies produced by plasma cells in response to antigenic stimulation? immunoglobulins
This is a group of cells that come from a single cell; genetically identical. clone
It is the ability to resist and overcome injury by pathogens or antigenic substances. immunity
What is a macromolecule that elicits an immune response by lymphocytes? antigen
It is an enlarged monocyte that eats foreign material. macrophages
A short-acting immunity achieved when the person is given antibodies mad by another. passive immunity
group of proteins in the blood that are concerned with phagocytosis compliment proteins
It is antigens that have been altered in order to produce active immunity without causing the disease. vaccine
What are substances that react with a specific antigen? antibodies
What is the eating of pathogens or cellular debris? phagocytes
A foreign substance or antigen that stimulates an allergic reaction? allergen
It is immunity against one’s own tissue. autoimmunity
The body’s response to infection or injury. inflammation
Lymphocytes that engage in antibody-mediated immunity. B Lymphocytes
It is a group of proteins in the blood that are concerned with phagocytosis. complement proteins
They are substances produced by a virus-infected cell. interferons
A type of lymphocyte that engages in cell-mediated immunity. T Lymphocytes

Immune System Crossword

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A substance the body cannot recognize, usually on living Antigen
A quick and general immune response you're born with IIR
A highly specific attack on a antigen or pathogen by the creation of antibodies AIR
A type of WBC that fights infection by swallowing pathogens Phagocyte
The movement of B cells to produce antibodies Mobilization
A sexually transmitted disease HIV
Swelling and redness at the site of infection Inflammation
Chemical released by the body in response to an injury or allergen Histamine
Specific particles created by the immune system to destroy specific disease causing invaders Antibodies
The action or process of recognizing foreign bodies Recognition
Any substance that causes an allergic reaction Allergen
A special version of auntie Jen that provides immunity against disease Vaccine
A disease that can be spread by contact with infected people animals water or food Infectious disease
Physical contact touching and infected individual including sexual contact direct contact
A severe allergic reaction that can result in swelling breathing difficulty and sometimes does Anaphylactic shock
The action or process of anti-bodies destroying pathogens Disposal
Third and order or level Tertiary
Blood cells that fight infection and prevent the growth of cancer White blood cells
Specialized white blood cells that fights diseases by talking antigens directly Killer tcells
Specialized White blood cells that fight diseases by activating the B-cells Helper t cells

Lymphatic and Immune Systems Crossword

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Largest lymphatic organ spleen
Before it was lymph, before it was interstitial fluid, it was: plasma
'Big Eating Cell' macrophage
Birthplace of B cells bones
Where T cells become immunocompetent. thymus
You have 6 (3 pairs). They have crypts tonsils
Whose patches in intestinal tissue? Peyer's
Number of lymphatic ducts two
Core area of a lymph node. medulla
Chemical used to poke holes in cell membranes, released by Cytotoxic T and NK cells. Perforins
T cells that develop from a CD8 cell cytotoxic
Molecule that activates the immune system antigen
Used by cells to sweep away mucus and debris cilia
Product of a plasma cell Antibody
Type of pH that repels bacteria acidic
Movement of WBCs towards a chemical chemotaxis
Copies or offspring of a B cell once it is activated clones
Fancy term for antibodies Immunoglobulins
concept that there is only one type of T or B cell for each unique pathogen Specificity

The Immune System Crossword

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The body's first line of defense against pathogens. Skin
A cell that identifies pathogens and distinguishes different pathogens from each other. TCell
The molecules that the immune system recongnizes as either part of the body or coming from outside the body. Antigens
Lymphocytes that produce proteins that help destroy pathogens. BCell
The proteins produced by B Cells. Antibodies
The body's ability to destroy pathogens before they can cause disease. Immunity
The process by which harmless antigens are purposefully introduced to a person's body to produce active immunity. Vaccination
A chemical that kills bacteria or slows their growth without harming cells. Antibiotic
A disorder in which the immune system is overly sensitive to a foreign substance. Allergy
A disorder in which respiratory passages narrow significantly. Asthma
An imbalance or misuse of insulin in the body. Diabetes

Blood Cells Crossword

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Where do Granulocytes mature? Bonemarrow
Which cell types have no nucleus when mature? Erythrocytes
A White Blood cell is also called what? Leukocyte
These cells aid in the coagulation process. Platelets
What cells lack Granulocytes? Agranulocytes
What do monocytes become in the tissues? Macrophages
What is the formation of platelets called? Thrombopoiesis
An immature red blood cell is known as what? Reticulocytes
These white blood cells are defined by their round nucleus. Lymphocytes
These white blood cells have an indented nucleus. Monocytes
What cell is associated with cell mediated immunity? T-cell
What cell is associated with humoral immunity? B-cell
What is the balance between coagulation and anticoagulation? Hemostasis
The fist step to coagualtion is what? Vasconstriction
This prevents excessive clotting/thombus formation. Fibrinolysis
Fibrinogen and what other plasma protein are involved in the clotting of blood? Prothrombin
This Granulocyte stains pink. Eosinophils
Which Granulocytes pick up a blue/purple stain? Basophils
These granulocytes do not take up any stain. Neutrophils

immune system Crossword

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lymph follows venous flow
lymph is pulled from plasma
Lymphatic vessels have these to keep lymph going one direction- valves
Intestinal lymphatic tissue peyers patches
where t cells mature thymus
micro-organisms and invaders in the blood are called pathogens
stores blood in the body, and is located in the upper left quadrant of the stomach spleen
largest percent of blood cells in the body erythrocytes
white blood cells leukocytes
secretes antibodies B cells
proteins produced by B cells that destroy antigens antibodies
white blood cells that destroy debris macrophage
makes clots thrombocytes
axillary, inguinal, popliteal, terminus and cisterna, chyli lymph nodes
liquid connective tissue blood
clear watery fluid that surrounds cells lymph
thrombocytes AKA platelets
gland that provides immune support early in life thymus
these remove and filter pathogens and debris from lymphatic fluid nodes
where ALL lymph nodes drain heart
lymphatic massage starts here tonsils
example of specific immunity vaccinations
lymphocytes are formed in red bone marrow
fluid between tissue cells interstitial
where the largest amount of lymph fluid drains thoracic duct
lymphatic massage strengthens the immune system
white blood cells that filter out old red blood cells macrophages
number of superficial lymph node locations three

The Immune System Word Search

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Rheumatid Arthritis
Lupus
Allergies
Interferon
Killer T cells
Pathogen
Helper T Cell
Fever
Autoimmune Disease
Antihistamine
Immune Response
Inflammatory Response
Antibiotic
Vaccine
Macrophage
T-Cell
B-Cell
Bone Marrow
Thymus Gland
Leukocyte
Lymphocyte
Antibody
Antigen
Immunology

Immunity Crossword

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Nonspecific cytokine that directs traffic of white blood cells and points out where problems are chemokine
Include certain viruses, bacteria, and fungi that enter the body and cause disease pathogens
Antibody obtained by actively being produced by another organism passiveimmunity
Response to pathogens entering the body where vasodilation occurs, increased capillary permeability and increased phagocytosis to take out all bad pathogens inflammatoryresponse
The most common white blood cell neutrophils
Immunity where you do not know what is being fought, first line of defense nonspecificimmunity
Ingestion of a pathogen by a cell like, basophils and macrophages phagocytosis
Is the study of internal defense systems immunology
Nonspecific immunity message made up of a large diverse group of peptides and proteins cytokines
Creates both t and b-cells as well as differentiating them thymus
Involved in antibody mediated immunity, mature into plasma cell that create free floating antibodies bcell
Involved in cell mediated immunity, able to differentiate to destroy and remember pathogens tcell
Number one cause of death worldwide cancer
Display foreign antigen, inactive until activated by pathogens, presents the pathogens to t-cells apc
When mast cells release histamine to increase blood flow vasodilation
Labels antigens for destruction antibody
A common clinical symptom of widespread inflammation that helps the body fight infection fever
Nonspecific cytokine that gives a status update of cells and helps mediate inflammation intereukins
Large granular lymphocytes that are active against tumor cells and have perforin to pop holes in bad cells naturalkiller
Nonspecific cytokine that warns neighboring cells when infected by a virus inerferons

The Immune System Crossword

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while many medical advances have been made to safeguard against infection by. pathogens
pathogenic microorganisms, such as bacteria, viruses are caused by. infectious diseases
To function properly, this must detect a wide variety of agents, known as pathogens. immune system
These mechanisms include physical barriers such as skin, chemicals in the blood is. innate immune response
a localized physical condition in which part of the body becomes reddened, swollen, hot, and often painful. inflammation
less technical term for leukocyte. white blood cells
a type of cell within the body capable of engulfing. phagocytes
a lymphocyte not processed by the thymus gland. b cells
a blood protein produced in response to and counteracting. antibodies
a lymphocyte of a type produced or processed by the thymus. t cells
the immunity that results from the production of antibodies by the immune system. active immunity
These antigens are different from those on the surface of bacteria. a i r