Endocrine Systems

Endocrine Systems - E. Adrenal Glands 1. Adrenal Medulla:...

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Endocrine Systems A. Hypothalamus / Pituitary: Master Gland 1. Organization 2. Hormones (peptides) a. Posterior Pituitary, ADH, oxytocin b. Anterior Pituitary: GH, PL, FSH, LH, TSH, ACTH, MSH, Endorphins c. Hypothalamic Hormones: releasing factors B. Thyroid; Parathyroid: thyroxin, calcitonin; parathormone C. Pancreas: Islet cells - Insulin, Glucagon D. Gonads: Androgens (steroids) Estrogen; Progesterone; Testosterone
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Unformatted text preview: E. Adrenal Glands 1. Adrenal Medulla: epinepherine & norepinepherine 2. Adrenal Cortex: glucocorticoids; aldosterone; testosterone F. Prostaglandins G. Miscellaneous Pineal Gland -melatonin; Thymus - thymosin; Kidney - Erythropoietin, renin Heart - Atrial Natriuretic peptide; Stomach - gastrin, secretin, cholecystokinin...
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2011 for the course BIO BSC1010 taught by Professor Gwenhauner during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.

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