Immune Responses To Bacteria And Fungi

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  • 1. 
    Which of the follwing are innate responses to extracellular bacteria?
    • A. 

      Neutralization

    • B. 

      Anaphylatoxins

    • C. 

      Opsonization

    • D. 

      MAC complex leading to lysis

    • E. 

      Phagocytosis


  • 2. 
    Which of the following are adaptive responses to extracellular bacteria?
    • A. 

      T-helper cell directing production of antibodies

    • B. 

      Neutralization

    • C. 

      Phagocytosis

    • D. 

      Activating complement

    • E. 

      CTL direct killing


  • 3. 
    What are some evasion strategies used by extracellular bacteria?
    • A. 

      Being encapsulated

    • B. 

      Interfering with lysosomal killing

    • C. 

      Using clumping factor

    • D. 

      Being bigger than other cells in the body


  • 4. 
    Which of the following are innate resonses to intracellula bacteria?
    • A. 

      Neutralization

    • B. 

      Macrophages that secrete IL-12

    • C. 

      Activated CTLs

    • D. 

      Activated NK cells

    • E. 

      T1 helper cells


  • 5. 
    Which of the follwing are adaptive responses to intracellular bacteria?
    • A. 

      IL-12 activated NK cells

    • B. 

      CMI response

    • C. 

      Macrophages that activate NK cells

    • D. 

      Humoral response


  • 6. 
    The formation of a granuloma may cause functional impairment and tissue necrosis.  What is the purpose of a granuloma?
    • A. 

      Alert release of neutrophils

    • B. 

      Prevent dissemination

    • C. 

      Lyse pathogen

    • D. 

      Protect pathogen


  • 7. 
    The best way for a intracellular bacteria to survive is to interfere with lysosomal killing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 8. 
    Which of the following are the first line of defense against fungi?
    • A. 

      CTLs

    • B. 

      Neutrophils

    • C. 

      NK cells

    • D. 

      T helper cells

    • E. 

      Macrophages


  • 9. 
    What is the major adaptive immune response to fungi?
    • A. 

      Humoral

    • B. 

      Macrophages

    • C. 

      Cell mediated

    • D. 

      NK cells


  • 10. 
    Some fungi evade the immune system by releasing enzymes that breakdown actin so they are undale to be phagocytized.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


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