Cells of the Immune System
Paragraphs 3-1 through 3-10.
After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
Name and describe the functions of major types
of cells involved in immunity: T cells, B cells, and
Describe a simplified model of humoral
immunity, describe B cell proliferation to form
antibodies, describe a simplified model for
cell-mediated immunity, and describe T cell
proliferation to produce T cell subsets.
Distinguish the functions of helper T cells,
suppressor T cells, and other special types of
After completing the assignment, complete the
exercises at the end of this lesson. These exercises
will help you to achieve the lesson objectives.