Compare the molecular affinity of hemoglobin to oxygen and carbon monoxide in terms of maintaining homeostasis.
The cardiovascular system transports materials pumped by the heart through blood vessels to all parts of the body. The lymphatic system bathes the body in extracellular fluid and works with the cardiovascular system to provide immunity and regulate fat metabolism.
- How does the cardiovascular system transport substances that maintain homeostasis? What mechanisms are involved in staying healthy though the immune responses?