Immune system - Coggle Diagram
The immune response
What is the function of lymphocytes?
Which are the four steps in the immune response?
What is specificity?
How is the pathogen destroyed?
Are the lymphocytes always producing antibodies?
Why do we feel ill while our body is fighting the disease?
What is the immune response?
Types of blood
How many types of blood are there?
What does each letter mean?
What defines being positive or negative?
Which is the universal donor and why?
Which is the universal recipient and why?
Which type of blood can be given to each type?
What is active immunity?
How can you get active immunity?
Why is active immunity long lasting?
What is passive immunity?
How can you get passive immunity?
Why does passive immunity last a short period of time?
Why is it important to keep our bodies clean?
What is appealing about the skin for bacteria?
What does its presence cause?
Why is it important to brush your teeth?
What are vaccines for?
What do vaccines consist of?
What do vaccines provide?
What is an autoimmune disease?
What is type 1 diabetes?
How is it controlled?
What is a transmissible disease?
Why do pathogens want to get inside of the body?
What is direct contact?
What is a contagious disease?
What are the ways for pathogens to be transmitted indirectly?
How can get the pathogen through respiratory passages?
How do we run the risk of getting infected through food and water and how do we manage it?
What are vectors?
How can pathogens damage our cells?
Why are usually landfill sites dangerous?
Which two characteristics does a well managed landfill site have?
What is sewage?
Why should it be treated?
Why do we need to understand the conditions of bacteria growth and reproduction?
Which are the four ways to keep food hygiene?
How do we keep bacteria away from food?
Why should we keep animals away from food?
Why shouldn't we keep food at room temperature and which are the alternatives?
Why should we keep raw meat away from food?
What is their function?
Which are the four mechanical barriers?
Which are the two chemical barriers?
What happens with the pathogens that get through this defences?
What are memory cells and what does it mean having them?