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Unformatted text preview: Testes Estrogens Overies Progesterone Overies Promotes uterine lining growth Melatonin Pineal Gland Involved in biological rhuthms Homrones released from the posterior pituitary and hormones that regulate the anterior pituitar Stimulates contraction of uterus and mammary galnd cells Stimulates growth (especially bones) and metabolic functions Follicle- Stimulating Hormone (FSH) Thyroid-Stimulateing hormone (TSH) Adrenocorticotopic hormone (ACTH) Stimulates adrenal cotex to secrete glucocoriticoids Raise blood glucose level; increase metabolic activities; constrict certain blood vessels Romoste reansorption of Na and exvretion of K in kidneys Support sperm formation; promote development and maintenance of male secondary sex characters Stimmulate uterine lining growth; promote development of maintenance of female secondary sex characteristics...
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This note was uploaded on 10/31/2011 for the course BIO 102 taught by Professor Robinson during the Spring '09 term at UPenn.
- Spring '09