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Match the following types of immunity with their characteristics.


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From birth
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B
Short lived
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C
Vaccines
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Innate immunity is the immunity gained by an individual by birth. It is also called natural immunity.

Introducing ready-made antibodies to protect against infection is called passive immunity. This gives immediate but short term protection.

Active immunity includes exposing the body to an antigen to protect against a particular infection. Exposure to antigen can happen naturally or by the through vaccines. Unlike passive immunity, this is long lasting.

Biology

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