Found in lysosomes and granules of phagocytic cells

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Unformatted text preview: es for C1q to cleave to r and s and start pathway. Mannose Binding lectin: MB- Lectin binds to an array. Allows MASP- 1 and MASP- 2 that are like C1 These then cleave C4, 2, and 3 The Alternative pathway: Spontaneous active all the time, constant C3 tickover and then hydrolysis. If it comes in contact with a pathogen, initiates pathway. The defensins are highly cationic peptides tha...
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This document was uploaded on 03/23/2014 for the course BIOL 358 at Georgetown.

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