week 3 ANATOMY: Diagram of Human Tissue. A tissue is made up of a group of cells that usually look similar to one another and come from the same region in a developing embryo. The group of cells that make up a tissue have physiological functions that work together in a coordinated way to support special functions. The special function of a tissue is also influenced by the kind of material that surrounds the tissue and by communication among the cells of the tissue.
No bones about it; your bones can’t do much without muscles to move them. You have three major types of muscle tissue known as skeletal, smooth, and cardiac muscle. Learn about all 11 organ systems with the Amoeba Sisters! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nnjmrrQ6xOs
SEPUP Activity 13 The Cell Cycle How Cell Biologists Can Contribute to Improving Cancer Outcomes The Importance of Being Specified: Cell Fate Decisions and Their Role in Cell Biology Cell Biology of Tissues and Tumors
Designer switches of cell fate could streamline stem cell biology. The ability to convert cells from one type to another holds great promise for engineering cells and tissues for therapeutic application