Villi and Bile

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  • Created on: 08-04-14 11:45
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  • Villi and Bile
    • Villi in the small intestine
      • Long so it can break down everything in time
      • Big surface area for absorption and projections called Villi
      • Each Villi have another projection called Microvilli
      • Single permeable layer of surface cells
      • Good blood supply to assist quick absorption
    • Bile
      • Released into small intestine
      • Neutralises the small intestine
      • Emulsifies fats - breaking them down into tiny droplets


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