Origins and functions of annelide immune cells: the concise survey
Keywords:Annelida, cells, immunocytes, defense
Immune cells and structures of Annelida represent a complex subject that was studied for over
120 years. An overwhelming mountain of data have been accumulated during these studies, most of
them being the subject of many excellent reviews and books. In the this paper we focused on a brief
survay of old studies and some reflection on the findings during recent years.