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A control system that acts by secreting hormones directly into the bloodstream, which then travel to other parts of the body to act on effectors (cells, tissues, organs)
The state of equilibrium of the body that is maintained by dynamic processes of feedback and regulation
Regulates and coordinates responses to changes in the external and internal environment
Posterior pituitary gland
Is made up of nerve terminals. Oxytocin and vasopressin are two important neurohormones released from
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