This tissue is hyaline cartilage. Hyaline cartilage is characterized by chondroblasts within a lacuna and a large amount of white space.  is avascular, which makes it hard to repair. It is rubbery and rigid and can be found in the nose or trachea.

This tissue is hyaline cartilage. Hyaline cartilage is characterized by chondroblasts within a lacuna and a large amount of white space. is avascular, which makes it hard to repair. It is rubbery and rigid and can be found in the nose or trachea.

Last week's #MysteryAnatomy structure was Hyaline Cartilage. Hyaline cartilage is a translucent glassy (hyaline) soft tissue found on many joint surfaces throughout the body. Hyaline cartilage is firm in consistency and it contains a considerable amount of collagen. Hyaline cartilage contains no nerves or blood vessels. Learn more @ http://biologycoachonlineblog.webs.com/

Last week's #MysteryAnatomy structure was Hyaline Cartilage. Hyaline cartilage is a translucent glassy (hyaline) soft tissue found on many joint surfaces throughout the body. Hyaline cartilage is firm in consistency and it contains a considerable amount of collagen. Hyaline cartilage contains no nerves or blood vessels. Learn more @ http://biologycoachonlineblog.webs.com/

Bone Growth Plate slide from animal histology-the most beautiful natural imagery I ever saw.

Bone Growth Plate slide from animal histology-the most beautiful natural imagery I ever saw.

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