Copletely Complete Hormone Table

Copletely Complete Hormone Table - Hormone Standard...

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Hormone Standard Abbreviation Gland That Secretes Tissue that Responds to Hormone Systemic Action Chemical nature and Cellular Mechanism Gonadotrophin Releasing Hormone GnRH Hypothalamus Anterior Pituitary Release of gonadotropins (LH and FSH) Protein, 2 nd messenger Secretory Corticotrophin releasing hormone CRH Hypothalamus Anterior Pituitary Promotes the release of ACTH Protein, 2 nd messenger Secretory Thyrotropin releasing hormone TRH Hypothalamus Anterior Pituitary Promotes the release of TSH Protein, 2 nd messenger Secretory Dopamine PIH Hypothalamus Anterior Pituitary Prolactin-inhibitory Hormone Monoamine, 2 nd messender metabolic – alters enzymes Oxytocin OT Posterior Pituitary Uterus Mammary glands Labor and delivery of baby and placenta Milk letdown – delivery Protein, 2 nd messenger membrane effect – promotes calcium influx Antidiuretic Hormone ADH Posterior Pituitary Kidney tubules Water retention – this is the primary water hormone Protein 2 nd messenger membrane effect – production and incorporation of aquaporins for water retention. Luteinizing Hormone Anterior Pituitary Gonads Promotes ovulation Stimulates testosterone secretion Protein, 2 nd messenger
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LH in males
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