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A disease that is transmitted amoung people by a harmful organism is called
Infectious disease
Antigens cause the body to produce
Antibiodies
The body's resistance to disease
Immunity
Which substance is produced by a body cell when attacked by a virus
Interferon
The body's second line of defense against disease-causing organisms
Inflammatory response
The process by which antigens are deliberately introduced into a person's body to stimulate the immune system
Vaccination
The noninfectious disease that is characterized by abnormal and uncontrolled reproduction of cells
Cancer
Which contains a dead or weakened antigen?
a. vaccine
b. antibiotic
c. antibody
d. toxin
Vaccine
Which occurs as a result of having a disease?
a. vaccine
b. passive immunity
c. active immunity
d. natural immunity
Active immunity
Cancer-causing substances are called
Carcinogens
The body's resistance to disease is known as
Immunity