ANATOMY 9/13/2012 8:34:00 AM
Robert Hooke was the first to identify cells in 1665
Cells group together to form tissues,
tissues work together to form organs
Organs work together to form organ systems all forming the organism.
Cells have the maximum surface area for a given volume allowing the most
oxygen and nutrients to enter the cell
Defines the cell boundary
o Membrane is made of an amphipathic molecule which has
both polar and non-polar areas allowing both water soluble
and fat soluble molecules can enter the cell.
rest is proteins embedded in the bilayer
o Ion channels
Assemblies of different types of glycolipids that coa