march 31 - March 31 Bio Q&A review session: 1-2 PM...

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Bio Diabetes Mellitus increased blood glucose levels Type 1 (insulin-dependent or juvenile-onset) = makes up about 5% Type 2 (adult-onset). .. the body generally still makes insulin, but it cannot respond to that insulin (insulin insensitivity). Skeletal muscle cells cannot get sugar out of the blood. Makes up over 90% of diabetes cases. Gonads testes secrete a steroid hormone called testosterone ovaries estrogens progesterone The Skeletal System: Functions support movement protection blood cell production storage Which of the following is stored in the bone? calcium phosphorous fat (a) and (b) all of the above The Skeletal System: Structure comprises 3 types of connective tissue bones ligaments dense connective tissue join bone to bone cartilage specialized connective tissue many functions. .. helps to decrease friction by covering ends of bones, helps link bones to other bones in some joints, makes up some external structures like ears, nose Bone Structure specialized connective tissue mostly nonliving extracellular matrix. .. collagen (which lends the bone flexibility.
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march 31 - March 31 Bio Q&A review session: 1-2 PM...

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