Which of the following produce antibodies?

Mast cells

Macrophages

Fibroblasts

Lymphocytes/Plasma cells

Mast cells – contributes to the homeostasis in the immune system and serve as the first line of defense against the antigens which enter the body as a result of their location in the mucosa and skin.

Macrophages – involved in engulfing, detecting, and destructing pathogens and apoptotic cells

Fibroblasts – involved in the maintenance of the structural framework for several tissues

Lymphocytes/Plasma cells – involved in the production of antibodies. These are the activated B lymphocytes formed when the antigens are associated with these lymphocytes.

The correct option hence is Plasma cells.

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