The function of the gap junction is to?

1. Perform cementing to keep neighbouring cells together
2. Facilitate communication between adjoining cells by connecting the cytoplasm for rapid transfer of ions, small molecules and some large molecules
3. Separate two cells from each other
4. Stop substances from leaking across a tissue

Subtopic:  Glandular Epithelium & Cell Junction |
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Erythropoiesis starts in:

1. kidney

2. liver

3. spleen

4. red bone marrow

Subtopic:  Connective Tissue |
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Choose the correctly matched pair:

1. Tendon-Specialized connective tissue

2. Adipose tissue-Dense connective tissue

3. Areolar tissue- Loose connective tissue

4. Cartilage- Loose connective tissue

Subtopic:  Connective Tissue |
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AIPMT - 2014
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Choose the correctly matched pair:

1. Inner lining of salivary ducts- Ciliated epithelium

2. Moist surface of buccal cavity- Glandular epithelium

3. Tubular parts of nephrons- Cuboidal epithelium

4. Inner surface of bronchioles- Squamous epithelium

Subtopic:  Simple Epithelium |
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Identify the tissue shown in the diagram and match with its characteristics and its location:

 
1. Smooth muscles, show branching, found in the walls of the heart 
2. Cardiac muscles, unbranched muscles, found in the walls of the heart 
3. Striated muscles, tapering at both ends attached to the bones of the ribs 
4. Skeletal muscle, shows striations and is closely attached to the bones of the limbs 
Subtopic:  Animal Tissue: Muscle Types & Skeletal Muscles |
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NEET - 2013
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Compared to those of humans, the erythrocytes in frogs are:

1. Without nucleus but with haemoglobin

2. Nucleated and with haemoglobin

3. Very much smaller and fewer

4. Nucleated and without haemoglobin

Subtopic:  Frogs: Anatomy (Circulatory System) |
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The supportive skeletal structures in the human external ears and the nose tip are examples of:
1.  Areolar tissue
2.  Bone
3.  Cartilage
4.  Ligament

Subtopic:  Connective Tissue |
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AIPMT - 2012
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Given below is the diagrammatic sketch of a certain type of connective tissue. Identify the parts labeled A, B, C, and D and select the right option for them:

          Part-A              Part-B                  Part-C                          Part-D
1.     Mast cell           Macrophage          Fibroblast                     Collagen fibres
2.  Macrophage      Collagen fibres      Fibroblast                     Mast cell
3.    Mast cell         Collagen fibres        Fibroblast                     Macrophage
4.   Macrophage      Fibroblast             Collagen fibres              Mast cell

Subtopic:  Connective Tissue |
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The four sketches (A, B, C, and D) given below, represent four different types of animal tissues. Which one of these is correctly identified in the options given, along with its correct location and function?

 

Tissue Location Function
1. (C) Collagen fibres Cartilage Attach skeletal muscles to bones
2. (D) Smooth muscle tissue Heart Heart contraction
3. (A) Columnar epithelium Nephron Secretion and absorption
4. (B) Glandular epithelium Intestine Secretion
Subtopic:  Glandular Epithelium & Cell Junction |
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One very special feature in the earthworm Pheretima is that:
 
1. the typhlosole greatly increases the effective absorption area of the digested food in the intestine
2. the S-shaped setae embedded in the integument are the defensive weapons used against the enemies
3. it has a long dorsal tubular heart
4. fertilization of eggs occurs inside the body

Subtopic:  Earthworm |
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AIPMT - 2011
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