Tissue Names and Functions

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These are 25% tissue names and their functions


 
  
Created Feb 2, 2010
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Simple Squamous Epithelia
 
Diffusion and filtration 
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Simple Cuboidal Epithelia
 
Secretion and Absorption
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Simple columnar epithelia
 
Secretion and absorption
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Pseudostratified  Columnar Epithelia
 
Secretion and propulsion of mucus
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Stratified Squamous Epithelia
 
Function in protection of underlying areas subjected to abrasion
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Stratified Cuboidal Epithelia
 
Protection
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Stratified Columnar Epithelia
 
Secretion and protection
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Transitional Epithelia
 
Stretches to permit the distension of the urinary bladder
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Embryonic Mesenchyme
 
Gives rise to all connective tissues
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Areolar loose connective tissue
 
wraps and cushions organs
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Adipose loose connective tissue
 
Reserves food stores, insulates against heat loss
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Reticular loose connective tissue
 
Soft internal skeleton, or stroma, that supports other cell types
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Dense regular connective tissue
 
Attaches muscles to bone or to other muscles, and bone to bone
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Dense irregular connective tissue
 
Structural Strength
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Hyaline Cartilage
 
Supports, reinforces, cushions, and resists compression
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Elastic Cartilage
 
Maintains shape and structure while allowing flexibility
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Fibrocartilage
 
Provides tensile strength and absorbs compression shock
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Bone
 
Supports, protects, stores calcium, minerals
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Blood
 
Transport of respiratory gases, nutrients, and wastes
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Skeletal Muscle
 
Voluntary movement
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cardiac muscle
 
propels blood
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Smooth muscle
 
Propels substances along internal passageways 
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Nervous tissue
 
Transmits electrical signals from sensory receptors to effectors
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Adipose Loose Connective Tissue
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Areolar Loose Connective Tissue
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Blood
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Bone
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Cardiac Muscle 
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Dense Irregular Connective Tissue
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Dense Regular Connective Tissue
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Elastic Cartilage
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Fibrocartilage
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Hyaline Cartilage
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 Embryonic Mesenchyme
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Nervous Tissue
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Pseudostratified Epithelia
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Recticular Loose Connective Tissue
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Simple Columnar Epithelia
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Simple Cuboidal Epithelia
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Simple Squamous Epithelia
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Skeletal Muscle
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Smooth Muscle
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Stratified Columnar Epithelia
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Stratified Cuboidal Epithelia
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Stratified Squamous Epithelia
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Transitional Epithelia

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