Prostaglandins - 2. Thymus- thymosin - stimulates dev. of...

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Prostaglandins 1. produced in many cells 2. modified fatty acids - from membrane phospholipids 3. diverse forms - blood clotting, uterine contractions - inflammation - lung expansion 4. egg laying in crickets! G. Miscellaneous 1. Pineal Gland - melatonin (modified amino acid) - circadian regulation
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Unformatted text preview: 2. Thymus- thymosin - stimulates dev. of T-Cells 3. Kidney - Erythropoietin, renin (antgiotensin regulator) 4. Heart - Atrial Natriuretic peptide (ANP) - increase blood volume >> ANP release >> inhibit ADH and aldosterone 5. 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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