Endocrine System I. What is the endocrine system? A. Internal Communication (similar to nervous system) B. Comprised of hormone secreting tissues C. Uses circulatory system to transmit message II. Types of hormonal control pathways A. Endocrine B. Neurohormone C. Neuroendocine III. Types of Hormones A. Water soluble – transmembrane receptors 1. Proteins 2. Amines B. Lipid soluble – intracellular receptors
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course BSC 2011 taught by Professor Fedorka during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Florida.