Explain the general characteristics and functions of complement proteins.
Proteins are important biomolecules. These appear in various forms in the immune system to fight against disease-causing microbes or other infectious agents. The forms of proteins like antigens, antibodies, enzymes, and complement proteins are important for maintaining the integrity of the host immune system.
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Complementary protein characteristics: These proteins remain in an integrated system. These proteins are activated by the invading pathogens.
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What is the complement system? Learn about complement proteins of the body, functions of the complement system, and understand the complement activation processes.