Specific protein molecules which can combine with antigens and inactivate them.
Foreign infecting agents which invade the body.
A type of leukocyte which develops in the gut-associated lymphoid tissue and matures into plasma cells.
A lymphokine that directs phagocytes to the infected cite
Chemotaxic factor (CF)
Gut-associated lymphoid tissue; a region of lymphoid cell development consisting of the peripheral lymph nodes and the spleen.
A type of cell which assits in antibody production
the study of the use of drugs to improve the body's immune
Lymphokines Key Terms