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  1. Renin
  2. Amylin
  3. Lipotropin
  4. Parathyroid Hormone
  5. Serotonin
  1. a a neurotransmitter involved in sleep, depression; precursor of melatonin
  2. b Works w/ insulin & glucagon to maintain normal blood sugar
  3. c Increases blood levels of calcium (stimulates breakdown of bone and rate at which calcium is removed from urine and absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract)
  4. d promotes the utilization of fat by the body and is a precursor to the endorphins
  5. e enzyme that is produced by the kidney; important for blood pressure and volume regulation; catalyzes the conversion of circulating angiotensinogen to angiotensin I

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. secreted by gastrointestinal tract; enhance glucose-stimulated release of insulin; inhibit glucagon
  2. Produced by the thymus gland during childhood, this hormone stimulates T-lymphocyte development and differentiation.
  3. chiefly prevents formation of the platelet plug in hemostasis (part of blood clotting); it does this by inhibiting platelet activation; antagonist to thromboxanes
  4. WOMEN: regulates estrogen secretion and ovum development; MEN: testosterone production
  5. signals the release of growth hormone by the anterior pituitary

5 True/False questions

  1. Hepcidininhibits iron uptake, prevent release of iron

          

  2. Relaxinplays a critical role in preventing abnormal consciousness transitions, particularly into REM sleep; may stimulate hunger

          

  3. Peptide YYinhibits iron uptake, prevent release of iron

          

  4. Triiodothyroninehormone produced by the thyroid glands to regulate metabolism by controlling the rate of oxidation in cells

          

  5. Prostaglandinschiefly prevents formation of the platelet plug in hemostasis (part of blood clotting); it does this by inhibiting platelet activation; antagonist to thromboxanes

          

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