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Chapter 40

Chapter 40 - Chapter 40 Homeostasis Organ composed of four...

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Chapter 40 Homeostasis Organ composed of four different tissues:  epithelial connective muscle , and  nervous Epithelial: cover the body and line hollow organs and blood vessels Squamous : flat cells for permeable boundaries in skin and the gut Cuboidal : cube-shaped cells for transport of secretion in lining of ducts such as kidney and thyroid follicles Columnar : tall, narrow cells for transport, found in the respiratory tract, the small intestine, and bile duct Apical ends face outer surfaces and may have cilia or folds for SA; basil ends face inner surfaces Connective Dispersed cells embedded in ECM such as  proteoglycans adipose tissue blood collagen , and  elastin  (heart, lungs, skin) Collagen  for bones and cartilage—strong and varying densities
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