Info

Type

Occurrence

Major Function

IgG

Tissue fluid and plasma

Defends against bacterial cells, viruses, and toxins; activates complement

IgA

Exocrine gland secretions

Defends against bacterial cells and viruses

IgM

Plasma

Reacts with antigens occurring naturally on some red blood cell membranes

Essentials of Human Physiology

Essentials of Human Physiology

This ebook provides an introductory explanation of the workings of the human body, with an effort to draw connections between the body systems and explain their interdependencies. A framework for the book is homeostasis and how the body maintains balance within each system. This is intended as a first introduction to physiology for a college-level course.

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