What epithelium is responsible for protection?
This epithelium protects against physical and chemical damage. The stratified epithelium is named by the shape of the most apical layer of cells, closest to the free space. Stratified squamous epithelium is the most common type of stratified epithelium in the human body.
Which type of epithelium is present in the organ?
Squarmous epithelium is present in the organs where exchange of substance takes place.
What is epithelial tissue and its types?
There are three principal cell shapes associated with epithelial cells: squamous epithelium, cuboidal epithelium, and columnar epithelium. There are three ways of describing the layering of epithelium: simple, stratified, and pseudostratified.