Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2011-09-16 12:18:14

A very low pH.

User Avatar

Your Answer

Still Have Questions?

Related Questions

What defense does the digestive system have against pathogens?

The stomach (part of the digestive system) has a low pH (acidic), which kills pathogens.

What are the body's specific defenses against pathogens?

immune system, skin

What is the term for a complex group of defenses that protect the body against pathogens?

The immune system is a complex group of defenses that protect the body against pathogens, as well as protecting against cancer and other chromosomal abnormalities.

What defenses does the digestives system have against pathogens?

saliva,enzymes,hydrochloric acid solution, and mucus.

What is defenses does the digestive system have against pathogen?

saliva,enzymes,hydrochloric acid solution, and mucus.

Pathogens in the digestive system?

=the pathogen that can enter the digestive system can be POOP=

What does the circulatory system supply the body with defenses against?

The circulatory system supplies the body with defenses against..... Answer: Immune System

How does the lymphatic system protect the body against pathogens?

How does the lymphatic system protect the body against pathogens?

What do digestive enzymes do during digestion?

They absorb through the digestive system, and kill pathogens.

System is your defense against pathogens?


What of the human system is on defense against pathogens?

The immune system

Pathogens present in drinking water may cause?

damage to the digestive system

Why is a person with AIDS more easily infected by pathogens than a person without AIDS?

The HIV virus attacks the defense system of the body. With AIDS, a person's defenses against pathogens are lowered, thereby making it easier for outside agents to attack the body.

How does your respiratory system help fight disease?

The respiratory system has a number of nonspecific defenses against disease. The hairs of the nose trap dust and pathogens. Mucus in the upper and lower respiratory system traps foreign bodies and pathogens. The cilia constantly move the mucus with this trapped material out of the system. The cough and sneeze reflexes also offer protection.

What defends the body against pathogens?

immune system

Which system defends the body against pathogens?


Which material found in the digestive system aids digestion and also kills pathogens?

Truck you

How does the Lymphatic system fight against diseases?

The Lymphatic System fights against diseases by fighting pathogens, or viruses and bacteria that make your body sick. When the Lymphatic System fights pathogens, it helps fight pathogens which give you a chance unlikely to get a disease.

Does the excretory system work with the digestive system?

They both work together to make on one more cells in each on of the pathogens I'm sorry Kay437, but the Digestive and Excretory systems have nothing to do with pathogens. The Digestive system processes food we eat into proteins and nutrients that our bodies need to work, and the remainder is collected by the excretory system to be eliminated as bodily waste.

What are the 4 barriers that keep humans healthy against pathogens?

Four barriers that protect humans from pathogens include the mucus of the upper respiratory system, the acid mantle of the skin, the stomach acid in the digestive system, and the cervical mucus of the female reproductive system. There are also celular barriers via the immune system that prevent infection.

Complex set of defenses to protect the body from pathogens?

.Immune system-complex set of defenses to protect the body from pathogens in by students on theB.First-line defenses-resist pathogens1. Unbroken skin is a barrier that prevents many pathogens from entering the body.2. The respiratory system traps pathogens with cilia and mucus.3. The digestive system uses saliva, enzymes, hydrochloric acid, and mucus to kill bacteria.4. The circulatory system contains white blood cells that patrol the body and destroy pathogens.5. Damaged or diseased tissue becomes inflamed, attracting certain white blood cells to light bacteria.C. Specific immunity-the immune system works against a specific antigen by producing an antibody.1. In active immunity the body makes its own antibodies in response to an antigen.a. Some antibodies remain in the bloodstream to tight later infections of the same pathogen.b. Vaccinationprovides a form of an antigen to provide active immunity.2. Passive immunity-results when antibodies produced in another animal are introduced into the bodya. Passive immunity does not last as Ion as active immunity.

The body's main defense against pathogens is the?

immune system

What provides active defense against pathogens?

The organ system

Which system is the primary defense against disease-causing pathogens?

the immune system

What is the function of immune system?

The function of the immune system is to defend against pathogens & disease. (:

Still have questions?