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Neuroendocrinology
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Hormones Endocrine hormones Secreted directly into the blood Controlled by pituitary (master gland) and hypothalamus Exocrine Hormones Secreted into ducts Not controlled by pituitary gland or hypothalamus (e.g., gut hormones)
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Hormones Neurotransmitters long latency, long duration of effect (mins/days) short latency, short duration of effect (msec) delivered via blood released directly onto target cells diffuse actions specific actions released from endocrine cells released from neurons This distinction has become blurred; e.g. peptide neurotransmitters/neuromodulators, release of 5-HT into ventricles, etc.
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Pituitary Gland (Hypophysis) Anterior Pituitary (Adenohypophysis) Posterior Pituitary (Neurohypophysis)
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Adenohypophysis Endocrine Gland Target tissues Control of Adenohypophysial Hormones Indirect Loop Short Loop Direct Loop Releasing Factor Trophic hormone Endocrine hormone All loops are negative feedback loops. Increases in the amount of the substances monitored
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