Types of Immunity

by Cathy Parkes December 18, 2019

Immunity Tip of the Day Types of immunity:
Active natural: Body produces antibodies in response to exposure to a live pathogen.
Active artificial: Body produces antibodies in response to a vaccine.
Passive natural: Antibodies are passed from the mom to her baby through the placenta and breastmilk.
Passive artificial: Immunoglobuins are administered to an individual after exposure to a pathogen.

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