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Isaiah Gross6/30/20BIOL 101 SEC 401Case Study of Basic Body Structure and OrganizationThe human body is a single structure, but it is made up of billions of smaller structures offour major kinds: cells, tissues, organs, and systems. An organ is an organization of severaldifferent kinds of tissues so arranged that together they can perform a special function. A systemis an organization of varying numbers and kinds of organs so arranged that together they canperform complex functions for the body.Organ system:a group of organs that contribute to specific functions within the body.ExamplesGastrointestinal systemNervous systemOrgan:a group of tissues precisely arranged so that they can work together to perform specificfunctions.ExamplesLiverBrainTissue:a group of cells with similar structure and function.There are four types of tissues:Epithelial-the sheets of cells that cover exterior surfaces of the body, lines internalcavities and passageways, and forms certain glands.

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