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11.1: Organization of the Human Body

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cardiovascular system Organ system made up of the heart, blood, and blood vessels.
cells Basic unit of structure and function of a living organism; the basic unit of life.
connective tissue Group of cells that are all involved in supporting and binding other tissues of the body; i.e. tendon, cartilage, bone, and blood.
epithelial tissue Layers of tightly packed cells that line the surfaces of the body.
hormone A chemical messenger molecule.
muscle tissue Bands of cells that contract and allow movement.
nervous tissue Group of nerve cells that sense stimuli and transmit signals; found in brain, spinal cord, and nerves.
organ Structure made of two or more tissues that work together.
organ system Organs that work together to serve a common purpose.
tissue Group of similar cells working together.

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Date Created:
Nov 29, 2012
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