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Lab 17: Serology, Direct and Indirect Serologic Testing

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    DISCUSSION

    A. INTRODUCTION TO SEROLOGIC TESTING

    The adaptive immune responses refer to the ability of the body (self) to recognize specific foreign antigens (non-self) that threaten its biological integrity. There are two major branches of the adaptive immune responses:

    Positive FTA-ABS test for syphilis
    (fluorescent spirochetes)

    Contributors and Attributions

    • Dr. Gary Kaiser (COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF BALTIMORE COUNTY, CATONSVILLE CAMPUS)


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