|Follicle stimulating Hormone (Anterior)|| Its target organ is the Ovaries and the Testes.|
Its main effects are, In Females: growth of follicles in the ovaries. In Males: Production of sperm.
|Luteinising Hormone (Anterior)|| The target Organ is the ovaries and the testes|
Its main effects are, In females: Ovulation and maintenance of the Corpus Luteum. In Males: secretion of testosterone.
|Growth Hormone (Anterior)|| The target organ is all cells,|
The effects are growth and protein synthesis.
|Thyroid Stimulating hormone (Anterior)|| The target organ is the thyroid gland|
Its effects are the secretion of the hormones from the thyroid.
|Adrenocorticotropic hormone (anterior)|| Target organ is the Adrenal cortex|
Its effects are the secretions of the hormones from the adrenal cortex.
|Prolactin (Anterior)|| Target organ is the mammary Gland|
Its effects are milk production
|Antiduriuretic hormone (posterior)|| Target organ is the kidneys|
Its effects are the reabsorption of water
|Oxytocin (Anterior)|| Target organs are the Mammary Glands and the Uterus.|
Its effects are the contractions of the uterus during child birth and the release of milk