Methods for Avoiding Host Antibodies?

Answer When invaded by foreign substances, the body launches an immune response consisting of antibody-mediated responses. Antibodies are produced by lymphocytes, a type of white blood cell, in response t... Read More »

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Do you have antibodies against swine flu?

If you have been exposed to the virus that causes H1N1 Pandemic Swine Flu, either from having had the flu or from getting a vaccination for it, then your body will have made antibodies to the virus... Read More »

Are antibodies protein?

Antibodies are proteins that help obliterate harmful bacteria, infections or toxins that enter the body. Antibodies are a type of white blood cell known as a B cell or B lymphocyte, which plays an ... Read More »

Do frogs have antibodies?

Yes, frogs do have antibodies. These cold-blooded amphibians also have teeth and can hear. The average life cycle of a frog is between 4 and 15 years. However, a European Common Toad lived 40 years... Read More »

Do antibiotics cause you to make antibodies?