True or false? Human skin produces antimicrobial secretions.

1 Answer

Answer:

Yes, it is true!!!!

Explanation:

We all know that our skin is constantly affected by microbes. You just think of it if there are no such secretions, what will our situation be?

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Our skin is an amazing organ and unfortunately, it is affected by many microorganisms.

Our skin secretes ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDES ( AMPs ), which is the primary system of protection and also its responses to some microbial invasions too.

Cutaneous production of antimicrobial secretions helps in reducing inflammations and psoriasis.