Week6 - BIPN 100 TA: Earth Hasassri Section: Tuesday,...

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Section: Tuesday, 8-8:50AM, WLH 2206 O.H.: Thursday, 6-7PM, Espresso Roma Email: [email protected] Week 6 Handout 1. List the steps of peptide hormone synthesis, loading inside vesicles, and insertion into the membrane or release to its target. 2. How is Vitamin D involved in hormones? Indicate the steps where Vitamin D leads to its hormone’s target function. 3. A person comes into the doctor’s office and claims to have lost her lateral field of vision. a. This is the first sign of a tumor in which brain region, as said in lecture? b. The doctor then looks at the brain scans of the patient and sees the tumor compressing which region involved in vision? c. What is one disease that results from abnormal secretion of growth hormone due to this benign tumor? 4. Indicate in the space provided the symptoms and/or treatment of each condition. a. What is a “goiter”? What causes it to form? What is an easy way to treat it? b.
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2011 for the course BIPN 100 taught by Professor French during the Winter '07 term at UCSD.

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Week6 - BIPN 100 TA: Earth Hasassri Section: Tuesday,...

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