Anatomy & Physiology 1- Chap. 6 Bones and Skeletal Tissues
Functions of Bones
Name the 5 functions of bones.
Support, Protection, Movement, Mineral and growth factor storage, Blood cell formation, and Triglycerid (fat) storage.
The production of all types of blood cells generated by a remarkable self-regulated system that is responsive to the demands put upon it.
Where does hematopoiesis take place?
In the marrow cavities of certain bones.