The Endocrine System(bring to session on 11_22)

The Endocrine System(bring to session on 11_22) - The...

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The Endocrine System 1. A _____________ is a chemical is produced in one part of the body in order to regulate another part. 2. Hormones are made by ______________ (an organ that is specialized for secreting hormones into the blood stream). 3. Hormones help to maintain ____________ (balance in the body). 4. Hormones bind to ______________ in order to regulate that part of the body. 5. ______________ hormones are lipid soluble and bind to receptors that are located ______________ in order to initiate the process of _______________ . 6. ______________ hormones bind to receptors located ______________ and trigger ____________________. 7. ______________ is a system of control in which the product of the process turns off the process. (similar to how tryptophan turns off the TRP operon) 8. The ________________ is located in the brain and receives signals from all over the body. 9. What is this organ’s response to these signals? 10. What is the difference between the posterior pituitary gland and the anterior pituitary gland? 11. Together the Thyroid and parathyroid are important for regulating __________________. 12. The pancreas produces ____________ and _____________, which are both necessary to
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