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Chapter 11 - Lipophilic hormones Hyrdophilic hormones...

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The endocrine system Chemical messengers Neurotransmitters as hormones The endocrine system
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Endocrine system figure Body control
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Hormone characteristics Hormones must exhibit two basic characteristics: 1. 2. Types of hormones Steroids Amino acid derivitives Peptide/protein Glycoprotein Classes of Hormones Hormones may be categorized as: Lipophilic Hydrophilic Classes of hormones actions figure
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Lipophilic hormones
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Unformatted text preview: Lipophilic hormones Hyrdophilic hormones Paracrine regulators: growth factors Paracrine regulators: prostaglandins The adrenal glands The adrenal medulla The adrenal cortex Adrenal figure David H. Bos (2009). This material is for the exclusive use of students registered for BIOL 111, at Purdue University. Qualified students may modify and alter this document. All other uses are prohibited unless written permission is granted....
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