Thyroid Hormone - -T 4 works by removing one iodine atom;...

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AP Biology Thyroid Hormones (Thyroxine): Metabolism - Two main functions: metabolism & calcium level (discussed in later for this one) - This works by the interaction of T 3 4 (Thyroxine)
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Unformatted text preview: -T 4 works by removing one iodine atom; this is converted to thyroxine (Amine Hormone) -Too much thyroxine = Graves’ disease ** The only amine hormone that works like steroid hormone!...
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2012 for the course ZOOLOGY 152 taught by Professor Stephengammie during the Fall '11 term at University of Wisconsin.

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