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A simple epithelium would NOT function in

Biology
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A. Hormone release into blood

B. Protection against abrasive foods

C. Secretion of proteins

D. Absorbing nutrients

E. Exchange of gases in lung tissue

Dec 20th, 2014

The answer is E.

Epithelial cells main functions are:

  • Secretion
  • Absorption
  • Excretion
  • Diffusion
  • Protection

Gas exchange into lung tissue is carried by different aveolar types of cells.


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