Different Tissue Types

Marissa Massey

Four Different Types of Tissues

1. Epithelial tissue covers up the entire body it is made up of cells closely packed together and ranged in one or more layers. this tissue is specialized to form the covering or lining of all internal and external body surfaces.

2. Connective tissue is the tissue that connects, supports, binds, or separates other tissues or organs, typically having relatively few cells embedded in an amorphous matrix

3. Muscle Tissue is a soft tissue that composes muscles in animal bodies and gives rises to muscles ability to contract.

4. Nervous tissue is the main component of two parts of the nervous system the brain and spinal cord of the central nervous system, and the branching peripheral nerves regulate and control the bodies functions and activities

Some Pictures of the Different Types of Tissues:

More About the Muscle Tissue

The muscular system is the best system for its location and function for the body because you need it to promote movement and stabilization for the bones.