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Function of an animal cell
An animal cell performs many activities alongside the other cells to help the organism live. It helps the body grow and function.
The function of a nerve cell;
The main duty of the cell is to transport nerve impulses from one location to another resulting in a response within the body such as a certain movement or itching.
The function of a muscle cell;
The main purpose of a muscle cell is to generate movement. A skeletal muscle cell gives you the ability to move around. Smooth muscle cells help pass food through your body. A cardiac cell includes features from both skeletal and smooth muscle cells, but it also helps to keep your heart beating.
One of the four tissues found within the body is epithelial. It has many functions and they include, transportation of materials, protection in the form of skin, absorption of water and nutrients, secretion of waste products. It covers the entire outer surface of the body and lining of the hallow internal organs.
The main duty of connective tissue is to hold our body together and support it. Other duties include protecting organs from injury, storing energy, transporting nutrients and waste. It can be located covering bones, organs and tendons.
Functions of muscular tissue include transporting, ability to move blood through the heart and it also provides movement of the body. You can find the tissue connected to bones and skin as well as in the hallow internal of organs.
The role of nervous tissue is to transport and receive electrical signals. Nerves are spread out all around the body to allow sensory input throughout the body. It is found throughout the body examples of places are the brain and spinal cord.References;