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Unformatted text preview: tissues Loose connective- binds epithelia to underlying tissues and hold organs in place; Cartilage- strong & flexible support material; Fibrous connective- found in tendons (attached muscles to bones) and ligaments (connects bones at joints); Adipose- stores fat for insulation & fuel; Blood- composed of blood cells & cell fragments in blood plasma; Bone- mineralized & forms skeleton. Muscle Long cells (fibers) with myofibrils of actin and myosin Contraction, movement Skeletal- voluntary & striated Smooth- involuntary Cardiac Nervous Neurons with cell bodies, axons, and dendrites Sense stimuli, conduct impulses Nerves, brain...
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2010 for the course BSC BSC2011 taught by Professor Evans during the Spring '10 term at École Normale Supérieure.
- Spring '10