Last modified on 9 April 2019, at 00:12

Antigens

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Antigens are "foreign substances (e.g. bacteria or viruses) in the body that are capable of causing disease. The presence of antigens in the body triggers an immune response, usually the production of antibodies."[1]

References

  1. https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/about/terms/glossary.htm#a