How many types of connective tissue proper can be found in the human body?
What kind of cells are actively phagocytic in areolar tissue?
What is the texture of the matrix of areolar tissue?
What is a function of heparin in areolar tissues?
What is the color of the matrix of the areolar tissue?
A place where areolar tissue is found;
Sclerotic layer of the eye
What protein makes up white fibers?
What substances constitutes the matrix of areolar tissue?
Mucin and hyaluronic acid
Due to what reason is the matrix of adipose tissue decreased?
Large number of adipocytes present
Thick reticuline fibers
Extensive network of elastin fibers
A place where adipose tissue is present;
Hypodermis of skin
What is a function of adipose tissue?
Insulates heat loss
Allow exchange of material
Destroys pathogenic microbes
Where is white fibrous tissue found?
Walls of arteries
What is a function of yellow fibrous tissue?
Provide resilience to shape distortions