Immune response to toxoids

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Dominiquest
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Immune response to toxoids

If I were to use a toxoid to build up immunity and it had a very low molecular weight and and its size is also small, would it be engulfed by macrophages or would it trigger antibody production that will lead to the creation of a memory on the B-cells?

Fraser Moss
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Toxoids elicit an antibody

Toxoids elicit an antibody response

here is an example:

Specific in vivo and in vitro antibody response to tetanus toxoid immunization