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Connective Tissue: Cells

fibroblasts, mast cells, plasma cells, adipocytes, monocytes, macrophages, leukocytes

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Connective Tissue: Fibers

collagen, reticular, elastic

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Connective Tissue: Ground Substance

glycosaminoglycans (GAGs), proteoglycans, multiadhesive glycoproteins

4

Connective Tissue: adipose

loose/areolar

5

Connective Tissue: palms, soles, buttocks

adipose (loose/areolar)

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Connective Tissue: reticular

loose/areolar

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Connective Tissue: liver, bone marrow, pancreas, adrenal glands, all lymphoid organs except thymus

reticular (loose/areolar)

8

Connective Tissue: dermis, submucosa of digestive tract, organ capsules

dense irregular

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Connective Tissue: muscles, ligaments, tendon, aponeuroses, corneal stroma

dense regular

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Specialized Connective Tissue

cartilage, bone, blood, lymph

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Most abundant protein in the body

collagen

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AA that appears in collagen at every third position in the alpha chain

glycine

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Collagen: basal lamina

IV

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Collagen: reticular fibers

III

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Collagen: bone

I

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Collagen: most cartilage

II

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Collagen: tendon

I

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Collagen: keloid

III

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Collagen: granulation tissue

III

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Collagen: old scar

I

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Collagen: most ubiquitous, most abundant

I

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Collagen: tunica media of blood vessels

III

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Collagen: dermis

I

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Collagen: fibrocartilage

I

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Collagen: organic parts of bones and teeth

I

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Collagen: hyaline cartilage (50% of all cartilage)

II

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Collagen: elastic cartilage

II

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Collagen: vitreous humour

II

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Collagen: early part of wound healing

III

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Collagen: visceral and hollow organs

III