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Name the liquid matrix of the blood. What does it contain? List any two functions of blood.

Asked by Topperlearning User 21st March 2016, 8:32 AM
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Plasma is the liquid matrix of the blood.

The plasma contains proteins, salts and hormones.

Two functions of blood are:

(a)It supplies essential nutrients to cells, such as amino acids, fatty acids, and glucose.

(b)Its white blood cells have antibodies which defend us from infection and foreign bodies.

Answered by Expert 21st March 2016, 10:32 AM
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