Anatomy & Physiology Question #24
Connective tissue are cells that produce the extracellular matrix (ECM). Which macromolecules are a part of this matrix?
- Mast cells
The correct answers are A, B & D. The ECM is a collection of molecules secreted by cells that provides structural and biochemical support to the surrounding cells.The ECM contains extracellular macromolecules such as collagen, enzymes, and glycoproteins. Mast cells are not a part of the ECM.