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  1. Thyroid Stimulating Hormone
  2. Thymulin
  3. Testosterone
  4. Calcitonin
  5. Antidiuretic Hormone
  1. a Produced by the thyroid gland and decreases the blood calcium levels by stimulating calcium deposit in the bones (__________ keeps the bone in). The antagonist of the parathyroid hormone.
  2. b promotes water retention, in high concentrations is also a vasoconstrictor. both of these effects raise the blood pressure
  3. c The male sex hormone produced by the testes which promotes the maturation of the reproductive system, development of the male secondary sex characteristics, and is responsible for sexual drive (libido)
  4. d involved in T-cell differentiation and enhancement of T and natural killer cell actions
  5. e causes thyroid gland cells to secrete T3 and T4; stimulates thyroid growth

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. affects size of an individual by promoting cell division, protein synthesis, and bone growth
  2. antagonist to inhibin: enhances FSH biosynthesis and secretion, and participates in the regulation of the menstrual cycle
  3. circulates in blood plasma and directly stimulates bone and cartilage growth
  4. induces contraction of the uterine muscles during childbirth and causes the mammary glands to eject milk during nursing
  5. a naturally occurring weak estrogenic hormone secreted by the mammalian ovary

5 True/False Questions

  1. Thymosinhormone produced by the thyroid glands to regulate metabolism by controlling the rate of oxidation in cells


  2. ThyroxineProduced by the thymus gland during childhood, this hormone stimulates T-lymphocyte development and differentiation.


  3. Inhibininhibits iron uptake, prevent release of iron


  4. Corticotropin Releasing Hormonesignals the release of adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) from the pituitary


  5. Lipotropinpromotes the utilization of fat by the body and is a precursor to the endorphins


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