TraQ Program of the BC PBCO

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Case Study O1 - Discussion Part 2 - Answer (Question 1)

By what mechanism do macrophages in the spleen remove antibody-coated cells?

Macrophages have receptors for the Fc portion of IgG molecules which allows them to adhere to IgG-sensitized cell and eventually engulf and destroy them.

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