Tiny Bombs in your Blood - The Complement System

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  • Published on: 28 July 2019
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    One of the key players of our immune system is the complement system. An army of millions and trillions of tiny bombs, which work together in a complex and elegant dance to stop intruders in your body.

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  • Runtime : 8:40
  • Complement system Immune system virus bacterium funghi bacteria cell Phagocyte Phagocytes Phagocytosis Antibody Protein proteins C3 C3a C3b C3 Convertase C5 Convertase C5b Membrane Attack Complex Blood Stream Blood Injury Infection Infected Cell

COMMENTS: 40

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  • Kz Raven
    Kz Raven   13 hours ago

    soooo our body likes to play Lego...

  • dan broski
    dan broski   20 hours ago

    The immune system reminds me of a sci fi space fleet

  • Tahmas
    Tahmas   1 days ago

    The complement system:You’re breathtaking!NO YOU’RE BREATHTAKING!

  • Mario Maniac
    Mario Maniac   1 days ago

    "they swallow you whole, trap you in a tiny prison cell, and kill you with acid." Oh

  • Leon
    Leon   1 days ago

    honestly, this is better explained than in our 2h class about this....

  • Sans
    Sans   2 days ago

    "Many mindless things can do smart things together"APES TOGETHER STRONG

  • shaybutter
    shaybutter   2 days ago

    I just ABSOLUTELY adore how this channel eludes to other concepts to further develop both concepts. For instance, near the end there was a reference to how this section of the immune system further develops the theory of emergence. I love, love this.

  • Tyler Cerilli
    Tyler Cerilli   3 days ago

    You make the most amazing videos on the most amazing topics. Thank you

  • gul jafari
    gul jafari   4 days ago

    thank you very much- you are doing amazingggg

  • Amnesia
    Amnesia   4 days ago

    why are there so many jojo references in an educational video

  • Tony Liang
    Tony Liang   5 days ago

    Plz make an explanation about parasite invasion and body defenses relevant to it

  • Golden_Gamer_JH
    Golden_Gamer_JH   6 days ago

    Compliment System: Comes to bacteriaBacteria: Oh no.Also Compliment System: Yeets to virusVirus: NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE NOPE

  • Piterixos
    Piterixos   6 days ago

    This is so beautiful I almost cried.

  • Hummus Hummus
    Hummus Hummus   6 days ago

    One! Two! Three four! We! Are! Inanimate proteins at work!

  • Russman
    Russman   1 weeks ago

    The animation on this video is one of their masterpieces, in my opinion.

  • Theawesomeking4444
    Theawesomeking4444   1 weeks ago

    the inmune system so complex yet so useless 1000000000 years and it still has not found a permanent solution

  • Aidyn Swing
    Aidyn Swing   1 weeks ago

    C3a: Hello C4, C4: Hello there- *blows up*. as he said... the bombs could blow up any time. (C4 NOT IN THE VIDEO)

  • Ian Scherzay
    Ian Scherzay   1 weeks ago

    I spent about an hour doing research on this video for a school project when the video is only about 9 minutes long.Wow I am inefficient.

  • Undercover noob
    Undercover noob   1 weeks ago

    "tiny bombs in your blood" - Airport security intensifies

  • Kofi Amoa
    Kofi Amoa   1 weeks ago

    *plays BFV pacific trailer cinematic in back groundT-cell: *kills bacteria in my bodyProteins: *BANZAI

  • Shreela Biswas
    Shreela Biswas   1 weeks ago

    First time ever in this channel and I'm am completely blown away😱😱😱😱😱😱😱

  • AcidDome
    AcidDome   1 weeks ago

    "Imagine be covered by thousands of flies" No thank you "Now imagine them turning into wasps" Really, I'm good

  • GUAVcis06
    GUAVcis06   1 weeks ago

    Make more signaling cascade videos. Very interesting stuff for us protein nerds

  • Ione 15
    Ione 15   1 weeks ago

    Ah, yes. Enslaved proteins

  • Polandball
    Polandball   1 weeks ago

    But, what if all of the Bacterium/viruses evolve the mechanisms that human cells have to prevent the complement from attacking them?

  • Joel Nava
    Joel Nava   1 weeks ago

    Bacteria enter in your bodyProteins: YOU PICKED THE WRONG HOUSE FOOL