5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Insulin-Like Growth Factor
- a prohormone produced by the liver then converted by renin to angiotensin I, then that is converted by ACE to angiotensin II which is a vasoconstrictor
- b circulates in blood plasma and directly stimulates bone and cartilage growth
- c have an immediate, short-term localized effect, involved in inflammation and pain, blood flow, and blood clotting, as well as other factors
- d 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.
- e secreted from the adrenal cortex, aids the body during stress by increasing glucose levels and suppressing immune system function
5 Multiple choice questions
- inhibits the release of growth hormone by the anterior pituitary
- WOMEN: regulates estrogen secretion and ovum development; MEN: testosterone production
- 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)
- causes melanocytes to releases melanin (creates a tan)
- "salt-retaining hormone" which promotes the retention of Na+ by the kidneys. Na+ retention promotes water retention, which promotes a higher blood volume and pressure
5 True/False questions
Amylin → Works w/ insulin & glucagon to maintain normal blood sugar
Corticotropin Releasing Hormone → this hormone stimulates the anterior pituitary to secrete FSH and LH
Peptide YY → a protein secreted by fat cells, when abundant causes the brain to increase metabolism and decreases hunger.
Relaxin → a hormone produced by the placenta prior to labor, causes the ligaments within the pelvis to loosen
Cholecystokinin → 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.