Bone: Histology and Structure of Alveolar Bone

Bone: Histology and Structure of Alveolar Bone

Bone is a specialised form of connective tissue that consists of cells and intercellular material. Osteoblasts, osteocytes and osteoclasts make up the cells of the bone, while the inter-cellular material is made of organic and inorganic material. By dry weight, bone comprises of 33% organic matrix, with 28% representing type I collagen, and non-collagenous proteins

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What Does Bone Marrow Actually Do?

What Does Bone Marrow Actually Do?

We all have bone marrow but do we even need it? Yes. Very much yes. Hey there skeletons hiding inside sacks of meat, Jules here for DNews! I’m here to talk about bone marrow transplants, but we have to know what bone marrow is in the first place. In our bodies, there are these super

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