Steroids

Steroids - Chem 1004 – Spring 2011 Chem 1004 – Spring...

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Unformatted text preview: Chem 1004 – Spring 2011 Chem 1004 – Spring 2011 Steroids Steroids Sex Hormones Sex Hormones Blackboard: http://blackboard.gwu.edu Office hours: MW 3:10 – 3:55 PM, 1957 E street, room 113 or by appointment. Blackboard: http://blackboard.gwu.edu Office hours: MW 3:10 – 3:55 PM, 1957 E street, room 113 or by appointment. Steroids Natural: Structural cell components, metabolic regulators, hormones, etc. Steroids Synthetic: drugs for birth control, Natural: and bodybuilding. abortion, Structural cell components, metabolic regulators, hormones, etc. The steroid nucleus Function - Regulation of secondary sexual characteristics The steroid nucleus - Reproduction and control of the reproductive cycle Function --Regulation of metabolism sexual Regulation of secondary -characteristics Digestion of fat --Cell membrane component the Reproduction and control of reproductive cycle - Regulation of metabolism - Digestion of fat - Cell membrane component Synthetic: drugs for birth control, abortion, and bodybuilding. Example Estradiol and testosterone Progesterone Example Cortisol and testosterone Estradiol Cholic acid Cholesterol Progesterone Cortisol Cholic acid Cholesterol 1 1 Cholesterol Cholesterol Cholesterol Cholesterol Progesterone Pregnancy hormone Progesterone Pregnancy hormone Testosterone Male sex hormone Testosterone Male sex hormone Estradiol Female sex hormone Estradiol Female sex hormone 2 2 ...
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