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Spongy bone houses red and yellow bone marrow. True False (If false, correct it to make it true.)

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Spongy bone houses red and yellow bone marrow.

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Understanding red and yellow marrow:

Red marrow: mainly functions to produce blood cells.

Yellow marrow: has mesenchymal stem cells and aids in storing fats in cells.

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Bone Marrow: Anatomy & Types

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Chapter 16 / Lesson 9
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Bone marrow is the soft, spongy material that fills the inner core of our bones. In this this lesson, learn more about where it is found, the different types, and how it serves the body.


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