Thyrotropin Releasing Hormone TRH Controls Thyroid stimulating hormone TSH

Thyrotropin releasing hormone trh controls thyroid

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Thyrotropin-Releasing Hormone (TRH) Controls Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) release. Corticotropin-Releasing Hormone (CRH) Controls Adrenocorticotropin hormone (ACTH) release. Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone (GnRH) Tells the pituitary gland to make Luteinizing hormone (LH) Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) 12. What endocrine gland is sometimes called the “master gland”? The pituitary gland
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Running Head: ACE BIOLOGY MODULE 1:3 3 13. Fill in this chart. (12 marks) HORMONES PRODUCED BY ANTERIOR PITUITARY FUNCTION OF HORMONE Prolactin (PRL) Stimulates milk production from a woman’s breasts after childbirth. Can affect sex hormone levels from the ovaries in women and the testes in men. Growth hormone (GH) Stimulates growth in childhood. Is important for maintaining muscle mass and bone mass in adults. Can affect fat distribution in the body. Adrenocorticotropin (ACTH) Stimulates production of cortisol by the adrenal glands, which helps maintain blood pressure and blood glucose levels. Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) Stimulates the thyroid gland to make thyroid hormones, which regulate metabolism, energy, growth and development, and nervous system activity. Luteinizing hormone (LH) Regulates testosterone in men and estrogen in women. Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) Promotes sperm production in men and stimulates the ovaries to release eggs in women. 14. Fill in this chart. (6 marks) HORMONES PRODUCED BY FUNCTION OF HORMONE
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Running Head: ACE BIOLOGY MODULE 1:3 4 POSTERIOR PITUITARY Oxytocin Causes milk letdown in nursing mothers. Causes uterine contractions during childbirth. Antidiuretic Hormone (also called Vasopressin) Regulates function of kidneys for water and sodium balance in the bloodstream. 15. How is hormone secretion controlled? Negative feedback loops from target glands and organs. 16. Our pituitary gland produces TSH. What does TSH stand for? Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) 17. Where is the hypothalamus located?
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