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Fat soluble hormones vs water soluble hormones

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fat
non-polar
fat
transmit cholesterol or tyrosine in cells
fat
creates steroids and thyroid hormones
fat
circulates blood via carrier proteins
fat
very low solubility
fat
hormone crosses membrane readily
fat
changes the specific mRNA and changes protein synthesis
fat
do not store
fat
slow response time
water
polar
water
dissolve in plasma
water
amino acid chains and peptide chains
water
epinephrine is derived
water
stored in glands
water
synthesized in the cytosol
water
circulates freely in the plasma
water
rapid acting - short duration
water
short half-life
water
has secondary messengers
water
response time is sloew