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Unformatted text preview: o Figure 40.5; squamous and columnar o 2. Connective: surrounded by large quantities of extracellular substances (between the living cells) which are secreted from the cells of the connective tissue Dermis (skin), fat cells, blood and lymph, tendons and ligaments, cartilage, bone (central canals which have blood vessels, capillaries) o 3. Muscle: tissue specialized for contraction. Cells that contain ACTIN and MYOSIN o 4. Nerve: specialized to generate and conduct electrical signals Organs o Formed from two or more tissue types o Different organs have different proportion of tissue types o Skin has all four tissue types (figure 40.11) o 1. Epidermis: specialized epithelial tissue o 2. Dermis: connective tissue o 3. Nerve tissue o 4. Muscle tissue Organ Systems o Consist of two or more organs o Examples are? (table 27.1)...
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