General Endocrine Study Guide

General Endocrine Study Guide - 7. Describe secretion 8....

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Introduction to Endocrinology Overall aim : To achieve an integrative understanding of the endocrine system and to understand how information is transmitted within the endocrine system. Specific objectives: 1. Define a hormone 2. Define the 7 stages of what comprises an endocrine system 3. List the known endocrine organs and their hormones 4. List the divisions of how hormonal systems are classified 5. Describe peptide hormone production 6. Describe steroid hormone production
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Unformatted text preview: 7. Describe secretion 8. List the specific “axes” of neuroendocrinology 9. List the nuclei of the hypothalamus and note which neuroendocrine hormonal cell bodies are located in these nuclei 10. List the divisions and subdivisions of the pituitary gland 11. Describe the functions of the hypophyseal portal system 12. What are fenestrations? 13. List the hormones of the anterior pituitary gland 14. List the hormones of the Neurohypophysis...
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This note was uploaded on 10/14/2010 for the course ZOO 4125 taught by Professor Flanigan during the Fall '10 term at Univeristy of Wyoming- Laramie.

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