326 Lecture 2 - Lecture 2 Organs Tissues Cells In courses...

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Organs Tissues Cells In courses like NTR 311, you learn about the impact of various nutrients on the body. In order to clearly understand what impact nutrients and disease processes will have on the body, we must look at what happens at the organ, tissue and cellular level. Understanding what happens at the organ, tissue and cellular level requires an understanding of physiology, anatomy, biochemistry and cell biology. The benefit of knowing this information is that you will develop the ability to predict what may happen to the body when new supplements are introduced, when deficiencies occur, when diseases arise and the interaction between these different situations. Organs are composed of multiple tissue types. Tissues are composed of multiple cell types. Extracellular matrix the glue that holds us together Holds cells together to make tissues. Holds tissues together to make organs.
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This note was uploaded on 01/19/2010 for the course NTR 342 taught by Professor Tillman during the Fall '09 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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