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"An Immune System Trained to Kill Cancer"


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Read the following New York Times article and then answer the questions below:
An Immune System Trained to Kill Cancer

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Question 1
1 Your body is unable to produce antibodies to ward off infection. You have a problem with which of the following?
 
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Question 2
2 You are suffering from flu symptoms, including chills, fever, and fatigue. Which of the following cells are working overtime in your body?
 
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Question 3
3 You are researching ways to insert DNA into cells in an effort to find a new treatment for lupus. Which of the following would likely be the best candidate for carrying the DNA?
 
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Question 4
4 Which of the following is a downside to the new leukemia treatment described?
 
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Question 5
5 Which of the following organs is most likely to be damaged by this new treatment?
 
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