Anatomy & Physiology
Both epithelial and connective tissue are involved in transport of materials in the body. How do their functions differ?
Epithelial tissue provides a mechanism of transport while connective tissue regulates transport.
Epithelial tissue facilitates diffusion while connective tissue uses active transport.
Epithelial tissue regulates transport while connective tissue provides a mechanism for transport.
Epithelial tissue transports nutrients while connective tissue transports hormones.
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