Biol 273 Winter 2013
Biol 273 – Unit 1 Review
Word Roots for Physiology:
anti- against extra- outside lumen inside of a hollow structure
-ase enzyme epi- over para- near, close
auto- self homo- same poly- many
bi- two hydro- water post- after
-crine a secretion hyper- above, excess pre- before
de- without, lacking hypo- beneath, not enough pro- before
endo- inside, within inter- between retro- backward or behind
exo- outside intra- within trans- through, across
What are the organ systems of the body? What is the function of each organ system
What are the main themes in physiology?
What is homeostasis? What are control systems for homeostasis? What are Cannon’s postulates?
What are the primary tissue types?
Describe the structure and function of the following types of junctions, and where