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Dense connective tissue, illustration. This form of connective tissue is found in tendons, the sheaths around muscles, in the kidney and liver, and in the dermis layer of the skin. The role of this tissue is to provide flexible and strong connections. Typical cell types (red) found in this tissue are fibroblasts, here embedded between fibres of collagen (yellow).
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