Difference Between Secreted Antibodies and Cell Mediated Immunity

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What is the main function of secreted antibodies in humoral immunity?

Defending against microbes in circulation and tissue fluids

In which type of immunity does memory lead to enhanced responses to repeated exposures to the same antigens?

Humoral immunity

What is the primary characteristic of diversity in the immune system?

Responding to a large variety of antigens

Which type of immunity is conferred on an individual by transfer of antibodies or lymphocytes from an actively immunized individual?

Passive immunity

What is the main function of cell-mediated immunity?

Creating a barrier against intracellular organisms

Learn about the differences between secreted antibodies in humoral immunity and cell mediated immunity. Understand how antibodies defend against microbes in various locations and how CMI provides defense against microbes through different mechanisms.

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