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Cardiac Muscle: involuntary; found only in the Heart
Mucous membrane secrete Mucus
Serous membranes secrete Serous fluid
Define Homeostasis Balance or Stability
ATP = The energy compound of a cell
Chromosomes contain? Genetic information
DNA = (blueprint)
RNA = (messenger and decoder)
Enzyme = Organic substance that speeds the rate of metabolism
Glucose = main energy source for metabolism
Lipid = Fat
Mitosis = cell division
Define tissue group of cells with similar function
Morph/o = form
Cyt/o = cell
Nucle/o nucleus
Kary/o = nucleus
Aden/o = gland
Metabolism = sum total of the reations in the body; anabolism (builds up); catabolism (breaks down); anabolism + catabolism = metabolism
Myx/o = mucus
Muc/o = mucus membrane or mucus
Somat/o = body
Gen = formation
Phag/o eat
Pin/o drink
-ase = enzeme
-ose = sugar
Hydr/o = water
Gluc/o = Glyc/o = sugar
Amyl/o = starch
Lip/o = fat
Adip/o = fat
Steat/o = fatty
Cortex = the outer region of an organ
Medulla = the inner region of a organ
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