Lecture 16

Lecture 16 - • Thyroid – goider, giant sized thyroid...

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Lecture 16 Animal Hormones and reproduction Endocrine system o System of ductless glands producing hormones o Regulatory or control substances o Individual had ovary and testis – individual had a twin but it didn’t live – so it incorporates parts of the other individual Pineal gland – produces melatonin, which relates to our day and night sense
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Unformatted text preview: • Thyroid – goider, giant sized thyroid gland, occurs where there is not enough iodine in the diet • Stomach and Pancreas have both digestive and hormonal functions • Adrenal gland is on top of kidney •...
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