Explain the similarities and differences between cell mediated immunity and antibody mediated immunity.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 12:31 am ad1c9bdddf
Cellular and antibody mediated immunity both very specifically recognize foreign proteins derived from bacteria or viruses. This specificity arises because of a unique receptor that is present on the surface of the lymphocyte. For B cells, this is an antibody molecule on the cell surface, which directly binds onto the foreign protein. These B cells then proliferate to expand the number of ...
This solution describes the similarities and differences between antibody and cell-mediated immunity