Bones and Skeletal Tissue

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rloong
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304914
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Bones and Skeletal Tissue
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2015-07-08 23:13:01
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Human Anatomy
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Anatomy
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BIO125
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  1. Articular Cartilage
    covers the ends of most bones at movable joints
  2. Appositional Growth
    cartilage forming cells (chondroblasts) in the surrounding perichondrium produce the new cartilage tissue by actively secreting matrix
  3. Interstitial Growth
    The Chondrichthyes within the cartilage divide and secrete new matrix
  4. Functions Bones:
    • SupportĀ 
    • Movement
    • Protection
    • Mineral Storage
    • Blood cell formation
    • Energy Metabolism
  5. Three types of cells in bone tissue produce or maintain the tissue:
    • Osteogenic cells
    • Osteoblasts
    • Osteocytes
  6. How many total bones make up the human body?
    206
  7. Classification of Bones:
    • Long Bones
    • Short Bones
    • Flat Bones
    • Irregular Bones

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