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Problem: A newborn who is accidentally given a drug that destroys the thymus would most likely ________.a. lack innate immunityb. be unable to genetically rearrange antigen receptorsc. be unable to differentiate and mature T cellsd. have a reduced number of B cells and be unable to form antibodies

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A newborn who is accidentally given a drug that destroys the thymus would most likely ________.

a. lack innate immunity

b. be unable to genetically rearrange antigen receptors

c. be unable to differentiate and mature T cells

d. have a reduced number of B cells and be unable to form antibodies

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