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Anatomy 3601: Lecture 2

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Anatomy 3601: Lecture 2 FSCN 1112

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Epithelial and Connective Tissues
Principles of Nutrition
Mashek, Douglas
Class Notes
anatomy, Human, Biology, epithelium, connective, tissues
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Date Created: 01/28/16
Epithelial and Connective Tissues Types of Tissues 1. Epithelial Tissue ○ True Epithelium, Mesothelium, Endothelium 2. Connective Tissue ○ Proper and Specialized 3. Muscle Tissue ○ Smooth, Skeletal, Cardiac 4. Nervous Tissues ○ Neurons, Schwann Cells, Satellite Cells Essential parts of all tissues: ➢ Cells ➢ Matrix (extracellular fibers + ground substance) Epithelial Tissue ● Structure ○ Dense, polarized cells ○ Line free body surfaces ■ Skin epidermis (true epithelia) ■ Body cavities (mesothelia) ■ Body tubing (endothelia) ■ Lumen= free surface surrounded by an epithelium ○ Cells are joined by junctions ○ Supported by basement membrane ■ Collagen + ground substance ■ Basement membrane = basal lamina + reticular  lamina ■ Apical Surface= surface exposed to lumen ○ Epithelia are avascular ■ Nutrients and oxygen come from lumen ○ High rates of cell death and regeneration ○ Contain glands (Glandular Epithelia) ● Function ○ Protection ○ Flexibility ○ Secretions ○ Absorption ○ Endocytosis ● Classification ○ Based on: ■ number of cell layers ■ cell shape ■ specializations ○ Simple= one layer of cells ○ Stratified= multiple layers of cells ○ Squamous= flat surface cells ○ Cuboidal= cube shaped cells ○ Columnar= column shaped cells True Epithelia Mesolthelia Endothelia ● Mucous  ● Serous  ● Lines blood  membrane membrane vessels and heart ● Exposed to  ● Lines body  outside cavities ● Cutaneous or  mucosa Connective Tissue ● 5 Main types 1. Connective Tissue Proper ■ Loose Areolar ■ Adipose ■ Dense Regular ■ Dense Irregular 2. Cartilage 3. Bone 4. Blood 5. Lymphoid (Reticular) ● Functions ○ Bind tissues and organs ○ Nourish other tissues ○ Skeletal support ○ Fight infections ○ Store nutrients ○ Insulation ● Characteristics ○ Cells of connective tissue ■ Fibroblasts, macrophages, adipose, mast cells,  lymphos, B­lymph ○ Extracellular Matrix ■ collagen, elastic, reticular fibers ○ Ground Substance ■ liquid/gel substance containing water, proteins,  nutrients, wastes ● Connective Tissue Proper ○ ]Major Types ■ Loose → more ground substance, less fibers ● Areolar ○ Most abundant,  underlies most epithelia, retains body fluids, defends  against infections ○ Cells inside:  fibroblasts, macrophages, mast cells, blood cells, Collagen  Type 1, Reticular Fibers ● Adipose ● Reticular ■ Dense → less ground substance, more fibers ● Dense Regular (parallel) ● Dense Irregular (not parallel)


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