OrganSystems - Tissues, Organs, and Organ Systems in...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style Tissues, Organs, and Organ Systems in Animals
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Questions Old and New Old Questions What kind of creature is that? What is really different about this creature? What characteristics does this one have? What does this thing do? New Questions for Physiology How does this thing do whatever it does? How is a particular structure related to its function?
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Problems of integration Millions to trillions of cells make up an animal with several levels of complexity Cells organized into tissues Tissues organized into organs Organs often organized into organ systems Collectively make up the whole organism All of this has to be integrated or it fails
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What systems shall we examine today? Tissue types Process of integration Concept of homeostasis
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What systems are involved? Which is most important? Integumentary Skeletal Muscular Nervous Endocrine Circulation Lymphatic Immune Respiration Digestive Urinary Reproductive
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course BIO 1102 taught by Professor Kendramaxwell during the Spring '08 term at Appalachian State.

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