Transcript of The Voyage Of A Red Blood Cell Through The Circulatory System.
Journey of a Red Blood Cell By:Gissela Smith The red blood cell starts its life at the bone marrow. It is there along with it's siblings the white blood cells, and the platelets. The Start The red blood cell is especially made with Hemoglobin to attract oxygen,luckily the red blood cell does not use cellular respiration. After coming out from the bone marrow the red blood cell makes its way into the blood taking up most of the space along with plasma.This blood makes its way through the veins,capillaries,and eventually the arteries.This new deoxygenated blood is ready to be filtered by the heart. Throught the Blood Now the heart is ready to send this blood for pulmonary circulation to the lungs. In The Heart Now at the lungs and in the alveoli the red blood cell has picked up the oxygen it needs to carry also witnessing what carbon dioxide is,now this now oxygenated blood is send back to the heart. To the lungs! Now this newly oxygenated blood is filtered through the heart and send throughout the entire body,brains and all in what is called systematic circulation. Back to the Heart Well not really,the little red blood cell will be doing this for the rest of his little life to keep everything in the human body functioning well. The EndFull transcript