endocrine system chart - HORMONE Thyrotropin Releasing...

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HORMONE Thyrotropin Releasing Hormone (TRH) Prolactin Oxytocin Vasopressin/Anti-diuretic Hormone (ADH) Growth Hormone (GH) adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) TSH Follice stimulating hormone (FSH) Luteinizing Hormone (LH) T3 T4 calcitonin parathyroid hormone Gastrin ghrelin secretin somatostatin cholecystokinin angiotensinogen/angiotensin aldosterone insulin glucagon adrenaline and norepinephrine dopamine androgens (i.e. testosterone) estrogens progesterone
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WHAT IT DOES Releases thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH), stimulates prolactin release lactation; fills the breast with milk during breastfeeding Contraction of the uterus/cervix; release of breastmilk Increases permeability of distal tubule and collecting duct to water = water reabsorption stimulates growth and cell reproduction synthesis of corticosteroids (glucocorticoids and androgens) stimulates the thyroid to produce thryoxine (T4) and triodothyronine (T3) stimulates the maturation of follicles in the ovary, in males, enhances binding of androgens
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2010 for the course BSC BSC2011 taught by Professor Evans during the Spring '10 term at École Normale Supérieure.

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