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Animal Tissues

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    View each of the slides on display (listed below). Your notebook should contain a drawing of each so that it can be used to identify slides on a quiz. The lecture notes for this topic contain information about the structure and function of each tissue type.

    Epithelial Tissue

    Squamous
    1. Squamous Epithelium - Frog Skin Flat Mount
    2. Simple Squamous Epithelium
    3. Stratified Squamous Epithelium, Human sec. X 100

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    Cuboidal

    Simple Cuboidal Epithelium

    Columnar

    Small Intestine (Jejunum) X 200

    Pseudostratified

    Pseudostratified Ciliated Columnar Epithelium

    Ciliated

    Ciliated Epithelium, Trachea X 400

    Connective Tissue

    Adipose

    Adipose Tissue Human sec X 200

    Loose Connective Tissue
    1. Areolar (loose) connective tissue X 200
    2. Areolar (loose) connective tissue X 100

    Dense Connective Tissue

    White Fibrous Connective Tissue X 200

    Cartilage

    Hyaline Cartilage X 200

    Bone
    1. Bone, dry ground human c.s. X 100
    2. Bone, dry ground human X 400

    Blood
    1. Human Blood, Wright Stain X 1000
    2. Human Blood, Wright X 400

    Muscle Tissue

    Skeletal
    1. Skeletal Muscle Teased X 200
    2. Skeletal Muscle c.s. & l.s. X 200

    Cardiac
    1. Cardiac Muscle X 200
    2. Heart Muscle Showing Intercalated Disks X 200

    Smooth
    1. Smooth Muscle, Human X 200
    2. Smooth Muscle thin sec. X 200

    Nervous Tissue

    Motor Neuron X 200