anatomy

posted by .

where are keratinized cells found ?
hair and nails
or
subcutaneous layer of the skin

thank for the help

  • anatomy -

    hair, nails, and the outer layer of skin

  • anatomy -

    Hope this helps

    Cutaneous (skin) – consists of keratinized stratified squamous epithelium attached to a
    thick layer of dense irregular connective tissue (dermis); is a dry membrane
    The effect of cellular pathology and keratinization of skin and nasal cells upon binding of Staphylococcus aureus were examined. Adherence with epithelial cells obtained from either the skin or nasal mucosa of patients with atopic dermatitis was greater than that observed with normal cells (p less than 0.001); the difference in adherence between psoriatic and normal cells was not statistically significant. Tested nasal cells were microscopically differentiated into 4 general types based on stage or layer of keratinization: spinous, low granular, high granular, and keratin. The degree of adherence was related to the progress of keratinization. Data indicated the existence of 2 types of receptors for S. aureus on nasal cells: One, present upon both granular and fully keratinized cells, is not blocked by teichoic acid and appears responsible for the higher bacterial counts on atopic cells; the second is found on keratinized cells only and is susceptible to teichoic acid.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. anatomy

    I am so confused about this question but What is the principal function of the subcutaneous layer of the skin?
  2. Anatomy and Physiology

    Please check my answer thanks True or False Keratinized cells are found in the body by the subcutaneous layer of the skin I said True
  3. science

    Where are keratinized cells found in the body?
  4. Anatomy.Physiology

    Where are keratinized cells found in the body?
  5. anatomy

    Which one of the following is an example of epithelial tissue?
  6. Health

    Hair follicles, sweat glands, and sebacesous glands can all be found in the ------ layer of the skin, which is considered to be true skin A. basal B. Dermal C Epidermal D. Subcutaneous My answer is (c )
  7. Biology

    The integumentary system includes • skin only** • hair only • nails only • skin, hair, and nails Is my answer correct?
  8. science

    True or False: One of the skin’s functions is to produce vitamin D (1 point) True False 2. Your _____ is the largest organ of your body. (1 point) brain large intestine skin lungs 3. The _____ is the outer, thinnest layer of your …
  9. Science- Skin

    How thick is the epidermis as compared to the dermis as compared to the subcutaneous layer?
  10. Cellular Anatomy/Integumentary and Musculoskeletal

    Hair follicles, sweat glands, and sebaceous glands can all be found in the _______ layer of the skin, which is considered to be "true skin

More Similar Questions