We know that basement membrane in epithelium is non-cellular.If it is not made up of cells,then what is it made up of?

Asked by pb_ckt | 16th Apr, 2019, 06:05: PM

Expert Answer:

Basement membrane is a non-cellular structure that is made up of extracellular matrix.It has two layers: basal lamina and reticular lamina. So, the basal lamina is made up of mucopolysachharides and glycoproteins and reticular lamina is made up of collagens.

Answered by Sivanand Patnaik | 17th Apr, 2019, 09:31: AM