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96 terms
Reproductive Biology-Endocrine System
hormones
androgens
ovulation
exocrine glands
internal messenger molecules
male sex hormones that promote the development and function o…
release of an egg every 28 days
secrete substances into ducts that empty into body cavities a…
hormones
internal messenger molecules
androgens
male sex hormones that promote the development and function o…
31 terms
Biology: Endocrine and Reproductive System
Pituitary Gland
Hypothalamus
Pineal gland
Thymus gland
Controls other endocrine glands and regulates growth rate, re…
Regulates hunger, thirst, sleep, body temperature, and most i…
Secretes melatonin which responds to daylight and seasonal ch…
Hormones released by the thymus gland help the immune system…
Pituitary Gland
Controls other endocrine glands and regulates growth rate, re…
Hypothalamus
Regulates hunger, thirst, sleep, body temperature, and most i…
68 terms
Biology Endocrine and Reproductive System
The penis filing with blood and gettin…
The outside parts of the male's or fem…
Ejaculation during sleep
Process of fertilization and implantat…
Erection
Genitals
Nocturnal Emission
Conception
The penis filing with blood and gettin…
Erection
The outside parts of the male's or fem…
Genitals
25 terms
biology reproductive/endocrine system
What is the function of testosterone
What is the function of estrogen
What is puberty and when does it begin
How many mature eggs do women release…
Male puberty hormone that stimulates sperm cell production
Female steroid hormone
when the production of sperm begins around age 14
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What is the function of testosterone
Male puberty hormone that stimulates sperm cell production
What is the function of estrogen
Female steroid hormone
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Biology : Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
What is the function of the endocrine…
What are hormones?
How do hormones work?
What do many endocrine functions depen…
Made up of glands that release hormones into the blood to del…
chemicals produced by the body that affects the body
The hormone travels through the blood stream to a target cell…
two opposing hormones
What is the function of the endocrine…
Made up of glands that release hormones into the blood to del…
What are hormones?
chemicals produced by the body that affects the body
40 terms
Biology Endocrine/Reproductive System Vocab
endocrine glands
endocrine system
hormones
steroid hormones
glands that send hormones straight to the blood; ductless gla…
system that involves the transfer of hormones throughout the…
the products of glands that have major effects on the human b…
hormones that pass directly through the cell membrane and bin…
endocrine glands
glands that send hormones straight to the blood; ductless gla…
endocrine system
system that involves the transfer of hormones throughout the…
73 terms
Biology Lab- Endocrine and Reproductive system
Thyroid Gland
Follicle Cells in Thyroid Gland
Follicle Cavity in Thyroid Gland
Parafollicular Cells in Thyroid Gland
Thyroid Gland
Follicle Cells in Thyroid Gland
39 terms
Biology reproductive and endocrine systems quiz
Endocrine system
Homeostasis
Regulation
Glands
Regulates body functions with chemical. Slow response/long du…
Maintaining internal balance in the body.
How we maintain homeostasis.
Specialized organs composed of epithelial tissue that synthes…
Endocrine system
Regulates body functions with chemical. Slow response/long du…
Homeostasis
Maintaining internal balance in the body.
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Biology Vocab "Endocrine and Reproductive System"
Endocrine Gland
Hormones
Feedback Loop
Positive Feedback Loop
Ductless organs that secrete hormones into the bloodstream
Substance s that are secreted by cells to help regulate other…
Process in which the level of what substance influences the l…
A love system in which the system response to a disruption (f…
Endocrine Gland
Ductless organs that secrete hormones into the bloodstream
Hormones
Substance s that are secreted by cells to help regulate other…
47 terms
Reproductive and endocrine system quiz Biology
The endocrine system
Nervous System
Endocrine System
Glands
Made up of glands that release their products into the bloods…
rapid response/short duration
slow response/long duration
specialized organs composed of epithelial tissues that synthe…
The endocrine system
Made up of glands that release their products into the bloods…
Nervous System
rapid response/short duration
30 terms
Biology Terms- Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
Endocrine system
Hormone
Pituitary gland
Adrenal glands
The collection of glands that produce hormones that regulate…
Secreted substances that bind to specific chemical receptors…
Secretes hormones that directly regulate many body functions…
Release hormones that help the body prepare for and deal with…
Endocrine system
The collection of glands that produce hormones that regulate…
Hormone
Secreted substances that bind to specific chemical receptors…
58 terms
Endocrine/Reproductive systems Honors Biology
hypothalamus
pituitary gland
oxytocin and antidiuretic hormones
neurosecretary
area of the brain that coordinates many nervous and endocrine…
storage for the hormones created by the hypothalamus. Suspend…
made by the nerve cells in the hypothalamus
the secreted hormones from the nerve cells in the hypothalamus
hypothalamus
area of the brain that coordinates many nervous and endocrine…
pituitary gland
storage for the hormones created by the hypothalamus. Suspend…
46 terms
Biology: Nervous System, Endocrine System, Reproductive System
Similarites in Nervous and Endocrine S…
Differences in Nervous and Endocrine S…
Impulses
Neurons
Both secrete chemicals and help maintain homeostasis
Nerve responses are faster than endocrine responses and last…
Messages carried by nervous system that are electrical signals
Cells that transmit impulses
Similarites in Nervous and Endocrine S…
Both secrete chemicals and help maintain homeostasis
Differences in Nervous and Endocrine S…
Nerve responses are faster than endocrine responses and last…
91 terms
Biology Nervous, Endocrine, and Reproductive Systems
What is the Nervous System?
What is a neuron?
What are the three main parts of the n…
What does a dendrite do?
A network of cells that collects information about the organi…
A neuron is a type of cell that is specialized for generating…
Cell Body, Dendrites, and Axons
It receives information from stimulus and sends it towards th…
What is the Nervous System?
A network of cells that collects information about the organi…
What is a neuron?
A neuron is a type of cell that is specialized for generating…
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Biology Endocrine & Reproductive Systems Test
Unlike endocrine glands, exocrine glands
Feedback inhibition means that an incr…
Which hormones stimulate the female go…
The testes don't begin producing sperm…
release secretions outside of the body
decrease production of that substance
FSH and LH
puberty
Unlike endocrine glands, exocrine glands
release secretions outside of the body
Feedback inhibition means that an incr…
decrease production of that substance
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Biology 3- Reproductive and Endocrine Systems
Reproductive System Function
Can 2 organisms of different species r…
Sperm Development Order
Spermatogonia (2)
Form new organisms within a *species-* group of organisms tha…
Yes, but not fertile offspring
Spermatognia -> Primary Spermatocyte -> Secondary Spermatocyt…
Sperm cells form in testes from these specialized cells; dipl…
Reproductive System Function
Form new organisms within a *species-* group of organisms tha…
Can 2 organisms of different species r…
Yes, but not fertile offspring
24 terms
Biology: Nervous, Endocrine, and Reproduction Systems
human nervous system
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
motor division
coordinates and controls body functions
directs and coordinates all major activities of the body (bra…
carries messages to and from the central nervous system
carries information from central nervous system to muscle
human nervous system
coordinates and controls body functions
central nervous system
directs and coordinates all major activities of the body (bra…
21 terms
Biology Pre-AP: Endocrine and Reproductive system pictures
hypothalamus
pineal
pituitary
thyroid
hypothalamus
pineal
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Biology - Ch. 39 - Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
hormone
target cell
exocrine gland
endocrine gland
...
...
...
...
hormone
...
target cell
...
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Biology Ch#34 - Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
Hormone
Target Cell
Exocrine Gland
Endocrine Gland
chemicals released in one part of the body that affect cells…
cells that have receptors for a particular hormone
release secretions through ducts, out of the body or directly…
release their secretions directly into the blood, which trans…
Hormone
chemicals released in one part of the body that affect cells…
Target Cell
cells that have receptors for a particular hormone
177 terms
Human Biology: Urinary, Endocrine, and Reproductive System
urinary system
what are the functions of the urinary…
excretion
urea
organ system consisting of the kidneys and the urinary bladder
-helps regulate the water-salt balance of the blood... -excretion
rids the body of nitrogenous waste and metabolic waste
primary nitrogenous waste of human derived from amino acid br…
urinary system
organ system consisting of the kidneys and the urinary bladder
what are the functions of the urinary…
-helps regulate the water-salt balance of the blood... -excretion
40 terms
Biology - feedback, endocrine, m/f reproductive systems
How can a feedback failure be fixed
Endocrine system function
Female reproductive system function
Male reproductive system function
chemical supplements like insulin... avoidance of the point of f…
Produce hormones to regulate coordinate the body
Produce sex hormones and eggs, site of fertilization and embr…
Produce sex hormones and sperm
How can a feedback failure be fixed
chemical supplements like insulin... avoidance of the point of f…
Endocrine system function
Produce hormones to regulate coordinate the body
14 terms
Biology - Endocrine System, Hormones, and Reproductive System
Insulin and glucagon are secreted by..…
Thyroxin is from the _____________ to…
Leptin is secreted by _________ and it…
Melatonin is secreted by ________ to _…
...B and a cells of the pancreas... ...to control blood glucose…
Thyroxin is from the thyroid gland to regulate metabolic rate…
Leptin is secreted by the cells in adipose tissue and acts on…
Melatonin is secreted by the pineal gland to control circadia…
Insulin and glucagon are secreted by..…
...B and a cells of the pancreas... ...to control blood glucose…
Thyroxin is from the _____________ to…
Thyroxin is from the thyroid gland to regulate metabolic rate…
22 terms
Biology Chapter 19: Reproductive and endocrine system
consists of glands that transmit chemi…
chemical messengers carried through th…
organ that secretes material
normal functioning of the body
endocrine system
hormone
glands
pituitary
consists of glands that transmit chemi…
endocrine system
chemical messengers carried through th…
hormone
79 terms
Jeffco Biology Nervous System, Reproduction, Endocrine System
Central Nervous System consists of what?
What protects the CNS?
What does the nervous system do?
What are the cell types?
Brain and Spinal Cord
bones, meninges, cerebral spinal fluid
Detects changes in body's internal and external environment.…
Ganglia... Neurons
Central Nervous System consists of what?
Brain and Spinal Cord
What protects the CNS?
bones, meninges, cerebral spinal fluid
88 terms
Biology: Immune, Excretory, Endocrine, and Reproductive Systems
Phagocyte
Uric acid
Testes
Pathogen
A white blood cell (etc. neutrophages and macrophages) that e…
Least toxic form of nitrogenous waste, requires the least amo…
Male reproductive gland, or gonad, which produces sperm and e…
Infectious agent such as a virus, bacteria, or fungus, which…
Phagocyte
A white blood cell (etc. neutrophages and macrophages) that e…
Uric acid
Least toxic form of nitrogenous waste, requires the least amo…
108 terms
Biology Chapter 34 The Reproductive and Endocrine System
Male
To produce sperm and fertilize the fem…
Female
To produce eggs to be fertilized and n…
Which reproductive system's purpose is to produce sperm to fe…
What is the function of the male reproductive system?
Which reproductive system's purpose is to produce eggs to be…
What is the function of the female reproductive system?
Male
Which reproductive system's purpose is to produce sperm to fe…
To produce sperm and fertilize the fem…
What is the function of the male reproductive system?
69 terms
EK Biology 2: Endocrine Reproductive Systems
gonads
testes
seminiferous tubules
Sertoli cells (what sitmulates them) a…
organs involved in reproduction of gametes
male gonads
production of sperm... long twisted tubules lined by Sertoli ce…
stimulated by FSH... surround and nurture the spermatocyte and…
gonads
organs involved in reproduction of gametes
testes
male gonads
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Endocrine and Reproductive Systems Vocabulary
endocrine system
hypothalamus gland
pituitary gland
adrenal gland
regulates growth and development through hormones
regulates body temperature, hunger, and thirst
controls all other endocrine glands and regulates growth, wat…
produces adrenaline to control the fight or flight response
endocrine system
regulates growth and development through hormones
hypothalamus gland
regulates body temperature, hunger, and thirst
43 terms
Biology : Chapter 34 -Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
What are the components of the endocri…
How do hormones affect cells?
What are the functions of the major en…
How are endocrine glands controlled?
...
...
...
...
What are the components of the endocri…
...
How do hormones affect cells?
...
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Biology Endocrine and Reproductive System Ch. 34
Target Cell
Hormone
Exocrine Gland
Endocrine Gland
Cell that has a receptor for a particular hormone
Chemical produced in one part of any organism that affects an…
Gland that releases its secretions, through tubelike structur…
Gland that releases its secretions (hormones) directly into t…
Target Cell
Cell that has a receptor for a particular hormone
Hormone
Chemical produced in one part of any organism that affects an…
43 terms
Biology Endocrine and Reproductive System Ch. 34
Target Cell
Hormone
Exocrine Gland
Endocrine Gland
Cell that has a receptor for a particular hormone
Chemical produced in one part of any organism that affects an…
Gland that releases its secretions, through tubelike structur…
Gland that releases its secretions (hormones) directly into t…
Target Cell
Cell that has a receptor for a particular hormone
Hormone
Chemical produced in one part of any organism that affects an…
69 terms
Biology Lecture 7- Endocrine system and reproduction
Hormones
Endocrine system
Other forms of chemical communicating
Types of local regulators and function
chemical messenger in the endocrine system that is secreted b…
maintains homeostasis, mediates response to stimuli and contr…
Paracrine/autocrine local regulators... Neurotransmitters/neuroh…
Local regulators- secrete molecules that target cells short d…
Hormones
chemical messenger in the endocrine system that is secreted b…
Endocrine system
maintains homeostasis, mediates response to stimuli and contr…
44 terms
Biology Pre-AP: Endocrine and Reproductive System
function of endocrine system
hormones
hypothalamus
the endocrine system is __________ but…
the regulation of the body through the use of hormones
chemical messages that travel through the blood to relay info…
1) maintains homeostasis... 2) controls most of the glands in th…
slower-acting, longer lasting
function of endocrine system
the regulation of the body through the use of hormones
hormones
chemical messages that travel through the blood to relay info…
76 terms
Biology I Honors Reproductive and Endocrine Systems
Puberty
Testes
scrotum
seminiferous tubules
hypothalamus signals the pituitary to release FSH Follicle St…
FSH and LH stimulate the production of testosterone ; testost…
pouch of skin where the temperature is lower than body
in each testis where spermatids are produced (spermatogenesis)
Puberty
hypothalamus signals the pituitary to release FSH Follicle St…
Testes
FSH and LH stimulate the production of testosterone ; testost…
34 terms
Biology Ch. 34 Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
hormones
target cells
exocrine gland
endocrine gland
chemical messengers
cells that have receptors for a particular hormone
release their secretions through tube like structures either…
usually releases their secretions directly into the blood, wh…
hormones
chemical messengers
target cells
cells that have receptors for a particular hormone
34 terms
Endocrine and Reproductive System
endocrine gland
hormone
target cell
hypothalamus
an organ in the endocrine system which produces and releases…
the chemical product of an endocrine gland that speeds up or…
a cell in the body that recognizes a hormone's chemical struc…
a tiny part of the brain that links the nervous system and th…
endocrine gland
an organ in the endocrine system which produces and releases…
hormone
the chemical product of an endocrine gland that speeds up or…
55 terms
The Endocrine & Reproductive System Review
ejaculation
epididymis
penis
scrotum
ejection of sperm and fluid from the male urethra
Stores sperm until mature
the male organ that transfers sperm to a female and that carr…
the external pouch of skin that helps regulate temperature of…
ejaculation
ejection of sperm and fluid from the male urethra
epididymis
Stores sperm until mature
8 terms
Endocrine and Reproductive System
Testes
Ovary
Ovaries
Penis
Produces a hormone: testosterone
Produces a hormone: estrogen
Keeps and releases eggs
Male organ of urine excretion and delivers the sperm
Testes
Produces a hormone: testosterone
Ovary
Produces a hormone: estrogen
72 terms
Biology 252 Lab practical 3 Endocrine and reproductive system
Pituitary gland
Anterior pituitary
Posterior pituitary
Thyroid gland
Endocrine gland attached to the base of the brain that secret…
Secretes hormones such as ACTH, FSH, LH, GH, Prolactin and TSH.
Secretes ADH and oxytocin.
Secretes T3 and T4
Pituitary gland
Endocrine gland attached to the base of the brain that secret…
Anterior pituitary
Secretes hormones such as ACTH, FSH, LH, GH, Prolactin and TSH.
27 terms
Endocrine and Reproductive System
Function of Endocrine System
Similarities between Endocrine and Ner…
Differences between Endocrine and Nerv…
Endocrine
Works with nervous system to control/coordinate the body
Both use chemical signals to receptors (neurotransmitters vs.…
Nervous- fast pinpointed responses... Endocrine- slower, longer-…
Releases hormones go blood stream, NO DUCTS
Function of Endocrine System
Works with nervous system to control/coordinate the body
Similarities between Endocrine and Ner…
Both use chemical signals to receptors (neurotransmitters vs.…
74 terms
Endocrine & Reproductive System
Endocrine Glands
Exocrine Glands
Peptide Hormones
Steroid Hormones
glands release hormones directly into bloodstream and binding…
release enzymes to external environment through ducts... EX: swe…
water soluble - can't diffuse through cell membrane... usually h…
lipid soluble - diffuse easily through cell membrane... activate…
Endocrine Glands
glands release hormones directly into bloodstream and binding…
Exocrine Glands
release enzymes to external environment through ducts... EX: swe…
103 terms
Endocrine System/Reproductive System
Hypothalamus
Pituitary
Pineal
Thyroid
Controls pituitary gland
Called the master gland; regulates all other glands, metaboli…
Produces melatonin
Regulates metabolism, growth and development; susceptible to…
Hypothalamus
Controls pituitary gland
Pituitary
Called the master gland; regulates all other glands, metaboli…
30 terms
The Endocrine System and Reproductive System
Endocrine System
Where do the released hormones go?
What do hormones do?
Who do the Hormones interact with?
Glands secrete hormones that regulate processes
Blood Stream
Speed up Organ activities
Target Cells
Endocrine System
Glands secrete hormones that regulate processes
Where do the released hormones go?
Blood Stream
22 terms
Bio-Endocrine and Reproductive System
Endocrine System
Exocrine Glands
Endocrine Glands
Thermostat
Releases hormones into the bloodstream , made up of glands
Have ducts
Release hormones directly into the bloodstream, without ducts…
Feedback system (homeostasis)
Endocrine System
Releases hormones into the bloodstream , made up of glands
Exocrine Glands
Have ducts
13 terms
Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
gamete
hormones
fetus
placenta
a mature sexual reproductive cell, as a sperm or egg, that un…
are special chemical messengers in the body that are created…
In human development, a fetus is a prenatal human between its…
is an organ that connects the developing fetus to the uterine…
gamete
a mature sexual reproductive cell, as a sperm or egg, that un…
hormones
are special chemical messengers in the body that are created…
25 terms
Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
hormone
progesterone
testosterone
asexual reproduction
Chemical messengers, mostly those manufactured by the endocri…
A hormone produced by the ovaries which acts with estrogen to…
A hormone produced by the testes that affects the production…
A reproductive process that involves only one parent and prod…
hormone
Chemical messengers, mostly those manufactured by the endocri…
progesterone
A hormone produced by the ovaries which acts with estrogen to…
38 terms
Reproductive Systems and Endocrine System
Pampiniform Plexus
Vas Deferens
Prostate Gland
Leydig Cell
A network of many small veins found in the male spermatic cor…
Duct that conveys sperm from the testicle to the urethra.
Gland surrounding the neck of the bladder and releases prosta…
Found adjacent to the seminiferous tubules in the testicle. T…
Pampiniform Plexus
A network of many small veins found in the male spermatic cor…
Vas Deferens
Duct that conveys sperm from the testicle to the urethra.
54 terms
Endocrine/ Urinary/ Reproductive Systems
hypothalamus
pituitary gland
thyroid gland
superior thyroid a.
hypothalamus
pituitary gland
20 terms
Endocrine & Reproductive Systems Vocabulary
endocrine system
hypothalamus gland
pituitary gland
adrenal gland
regulates growth and development through hormones
regulates body temperature, hunger, and thirst
controls all other endocrine glands and regulates growth, wat…
produces adrenaline to control the fight or flight response
endocrine system
regulates growth and development through hormones
hypothalamus gland
regulates body temperature, hunger, and thirst
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