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Immune System by Mind Map: Immune System
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Immune System

System of organs including thymus, tonsils, spleen and lymph nodes where cells are formed to fight infection

T Cells

Cytotoxic T Cells

Helper T Cells

B Cells

Antibodies

Produced by B Cells to fight infection by antigen

IgM

IgG

Memory Cells

Secondary Response

The second time the same antigen is introduced into the system we are unlikely to get sick because we already have defenses in the form of antibodies - memory cells

Primary Response

The first time an antigen is introduced to the immune system a person gets sick while defenses are built

Antigen

foreign substancevirusbacteria

2nd Encounter Antigen