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Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
Gonadotropic, targets ovary and testes for ovulation and testosterone synthesis
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH)
Gonadotropic, targets ovary and testes, follicle development/spermatogenesis
Thyroxine/ Thyroid Hormone (TH)
In children necessary for mental and physical development. In adults increases metabolic rate and temperature
Long term stress response; increase blood glucose, increase protein catabolism, decrease inflammation and immunity
adrenal tumour can overproduce, causing masculinization or feminization. Otherwise not important
Increase uptake of Glucose from blood to be stored as glycogen. (Lower blood glucose level, increase glycogen and fat storage)
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