The adaptive immune system is the line of defense that is responsible in defending against infection. These are much more sophisticated than innate immune responses.
Which of the following statements concerning adaptive immunity is incorrect?
A. It is the third line of defense.
B. It has memory.
C. It takes a long time to respond whenever it encounters a pathogen.
D. It is acquired.
E. It is the body's ability to respond to specific invading pathogens.
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