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anatomy final roush
The cell (plasma) membrane normally contains substantial amounts of
The shock-absorbing pads between the vertebrae are formed of_______.
The dense fibrous connective tissue portion of the skin is located in the reticular region of the
RNA responsible for bringing the amino acids to the "factory" site for protein formation
What tissue has lacunae, calcium salts, and blood vessels?
A red blood cell placed in pure water would ________.
swell and burst
has a basement membrane
A needle would pierce the epidermal layers of the forearm in which order?
corneum, granulosum, spinosum, basale
Nutrients reach the surface of the skin (epidermis) through the process of ________.
diffusing through the tissue fluid from blood vessels in the dermis
What feature characterizes simple columnar epithelium of the digestive tract
example of an inclusion
what does pseudostratified ciliated columnar epithelium line?
main component of cytosol
Inability to absorb digested nutrients and secrete mucus might indicate a disorder in which tissue?
a segment of DNA that carries the instructions for one polypeptide chain
crenation is likely to occur in blood cells in a ______ solution
the first step in tissue repair
The dermis has two major layers; which of the following constitutes 80% of the dermis and is responsible for the tension lines in the skin?
The RNA that has an anticodon and attaches to a specific amino acid is ________ RNA.
_______ live in the lacunae of cartilage
burns injure the epidermis and the upper regions of the dermis.
second degree burns
________ is the division of the cytoplasmic mass into two parts.
pigment-producing cells in the epidermis.
In order for the DNA molecule to get "short and fat" to become a chromosome, it must first wrap around small molecules called
Kidney tubules are composed of ________ epithelium.
Arteries, veins, heart.