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Antibodies & Auto-antibodies
The most distinguished immune system function is its ability to recognize its own cells. The cells of the immune system have markers in the form that says ''self''. This enables the different types of antibodies to co-exist together. An attack is launched only when the antibody encounters a body that has a unknown ''foreign marker". In short, antibodies are the soldiers of the body whereas antigens are the enemy cells. Understanding the type of antibodies and antigens becomes imperative while diagnosing immune system disorders. I.E. (Lupus / SLE, Myositis, etc....)
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