Connective Tissue

Mitchell Isaacs misaacs at spam_me_not.student.usyd.edu.au
Tue Oct 3 17:32:17 EST 2000


"lmli" <lawrence at lmli.freeserve.co.uk.nospamdeletethis> wrote in message
news:8rdip0$fun$1 at newsg4.svr.pol.co.uk...
> What are the differences between non-specialised and specialised
connective
> tissue?
Never heard that term used for CT before, but you'd imagine looking at the
names that one performs specific tasks, while the other performs more
generalized tasks.

> And are the extracellular matrix (with collagen, elastin, reticulin
> etc.) and connective tissue cells (fibroblast, fibrocytes, macrophages)
all
> part of the connective tissue?
Yup.

Cheers,
Mitchell







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