BISC 220

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  1. Negative feedback
    Reduces stimulus. Example is glucose in plasma. Beta cells in pancreas maintain glucose levels. Either make glycoen or break it down for glucose.
  2. Homeostasis
    Maintenance of relative constancy of internal environment
  3. Function of skin
    Largest organ. Barrier between internal and external environment. Cells are delicate and skin helps with homeostasis.
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BISC 220
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2011-04-05 01:31:38
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USC BISC 220
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