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62 terms
MCAT Hormones
ADH: released by _____
Aldosterone: released by _____
Growth hormone: released by _____
Prolactin: released by _____
Posterior pituitary
Adrenal cortex
Anterior pituitary
Anterior pituitary
ADH: released by _____
Posterior pituitary
Aldosterone: released by _____
Adrenal cortex
22 terms
MCAT - HORMONES
Cortisol
Oxytocin
Melatonin
Serotonin
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Steroid hormone ("glucocorticoid)…
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Peptide hormone... SYNTHESIS:... Synthes…
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... -Polar molecule (Does not readily c…
Cortisol
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Steroid hormone ("glucocorticoid)…
Oxytocin
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Peptide hormone... SYNTHESIS:... Synthes…
46 terms
MCAT Hormones
Anterior Pituitary Acronym
Growth Hormone
Prolactin
ACTH (Adrenocortiotropic Hormone)
FLATPEG... Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)... Lutenizing (LH)... Ad…
Anterior Pituitary... Bone, Muscle, cells... Growth, glucose uptake…
Anterior Pituitary... Mammary glands... Stimulates milk production…
Anterior Pituitary ... Adrenal Cortex... Stim adrenal cortex to syn…
Anterior Pituitary Acronym
FLATPEG... Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)... Lutenizing (LH)... Ad…
Growth Hormone
Anterior Pituitary... Bone, Muscle, cells... Growth, glucose uptake…
32 terms
Mcat hormones
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Growth Hormone (GH)
Prolactin
Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> MAMMARY GLAND: milk production
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> THYROID: increases synthesis and releas…
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
Growth Hormone (GH)
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
32 terms
MCAT Hormones
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Growth Hormone (GH)
Prolactin
Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> MAMMARY GLAND: milk production
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> THYROID: increases synthesis and releas…
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
Growth Hormone (GH)
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
32 terms
MCAT Hormones
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Growth Hormone (GH)
Prolactin
Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> MAMMARY GLAND: milk production
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> THYROID: increases synthesis and releas…
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
Growth Hormone (GH)
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
79 terms
MCAT Hormones
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH)
Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)
Luteinizing hormone
ACTH
-Hypothalamus ... -Stimulates the release of FSH and LH
-Anterior pituitary... -Males= Stimulates Sertoli cells and trig…
-Anterior pituitary... -Males= Stimulates Leydig cells to produc…
Adrenocorticotropic hormone
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH)
-Hypothalamus ... -Stimulates the release of FSH and LH
Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)
-Anterior pituitary... -Males= Stimulates Sertoli cells and trig…
32 terms
MCAT: Hormones
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Growth Hormone (GH)
Prolactin
Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> MAMMARY GLAND: milk production
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> THYROID: increases synthesis and releas…
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
Growth Hormone (GH)
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
87 terms
MCAT Hormones
What are the two types of hormone?
Where is oxytocin made?
Where is oxytocin released from?
Where is ADH made?
amino acid and steroid
hypothalamus
pituitary
hypothalamus
What are the two types of hormone?
amino acid and steroid
Where is oxytocin made?
hypothalamus
25 terms
MCAT Hormones
Releasing and inhibiting factors
Growth Hormone (GH)
Prolactin
Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
Hypothalmus... peptides... anterior pituitary/modify activity
Anterior pituitary... peptide... increase bone and muscle growth, i…
anterior pituitary... peptide... mammary gland/milk production
anterior pituitary (tropic)... peptide... thyroid/increased synthes…
Releasing and inhibiting factors
Hypothalmus... peptides... anterior pituitary/modify activity
Growth Hormone (GH)
Anterior pituitary... peptide... increase bone and muscle growth, i…
32 terms
Hormones for MCAT
Hypothalamus
Growth Hormone
prolactin
Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
Hormone: Releasing and inhibiting factors (peptides) these ho…
Source: Anterior pituitary ... Type: peptide... increase bone and…
Source: Anterior pituitary ... Type: peptide... Target: mammary gla…
Source: Anterior pituitary ... Type: peptide, tropic... Target: Thy…
Hypothalamus
Hormone: Releasing and inhibiting factors (peptides) these ho…
Growth Hormone
Source: Anterior pituitary ... Type: peptide... increase bone and…
22 terms
MCAT - HORMONES
Cortisol
Oxytocin
Melatonin
Serotonin
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Steroid hormone ("glucocorticoid)…
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Peptide hormone... SYNTHESIS:... Synthes…
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... -Polar molecule (Does not readily c…
Cortisol
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Steroid hormone ("glucocorticoid)…
Oxytocin
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Peptide hormone... SYNTHESIS:... Synthes…
24 terms
MCAT hormones
releasing and inhibiting factors
Growth Hormone
Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
peptides... Gland: Hypothalamus... Target/Effect: anterior pituitar…
peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary... Target/Effect: > bone & mus…
peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary (tropic)... Target/Effect: thy…
peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary... Target/Effect: > growth & s…
releasing and inhibiting factors
peptides... Gland: Hypothalamus... Target/Effect: anterior pituitar…
Growth Hormone
peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary... Target/Effect: > bone & mus…
52 terms
Mcat hormones
Anterior pituitary hormones
Thyroid hormones
Parathyroid hormone
Thymus hormone
Growth hormone, thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH), follicle s…
Thyroid hormone (TH, thyroxine), calcitonin
Parathyroid hormone (PTH)
thymosin
Anterior pituitary hormones
Growth hormone, thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH), follicle s…
Thyroid hormones
Thyroid hormone (TH, thyroxine), calcitonin
31 terms
MCAT Hormones
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Growth Hormone
Prolactin
Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
Hypothalamus -> Anterior Pituitary ... -modifies activities of a…
-Anterior Pituitary... -increases bone and muscle growth... -increa…
-Anterior Pituitary -> Mammary gland... -milk production
-Anterior Pituitary -> Thyroid... -increases synthesis and relea…
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Hypothalamus -> Anterior Pituitary ... -modifies activities of a…
Growth Hormone
-Anterior Pituitary... -increases bone and muscle growth... -increa…
29 terms
Hormones MCAT
Anterior Pituitary
Follicular Stimulating Hormone (FSH)
Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)
Tropic (FLAT) Direct hormones (PEG)
Maturation of germ cells.
Secretion of androgens.
Secretion of corticosteroids.
Anterior Pituitary
Tropic (FLAT) Direct hormones (PEG)
Follicular Stimulating Hormone (FSH)
Maturation of germ cells.
22 terms
MCAT - HORMONES
Cortisol
Oxytocin
Melatonin
Serotonin
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Steroid hormone ("glucocorticoid)…
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Peptide hormone... SYNTHESIS:... Synthes…
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... -Polar molecule (Does not readily c…
Cortisol
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Steroid hormone ("glucocorticoid)…
Oxytocin
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Peptide hormone... SYNTHESIS:... Synthes…
22 terms
MCAT - HORMONES
Cortisol
Oxytocin
Melatonin
Serotonin
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Steroid hormone ("glucocorticoid)…
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Peptide hormone... SYNTHESIS:... Synthes…
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... -Polar molecule (Does not readily c…
Cortisol
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Steroid hormone ("glucocorticoid)…
Oxytocin
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:... Peptide hormone... SYNTHESIS:... Synthes…
36 terms
MCAT Hormones
exocrine glands
endocrine glands
peptide hormones
steroid hormones
releases hormones to external environment via ducts
releases hormones directly to bloodstream
blood soluble, attach to protein receptors in membrane, produ…
require protein carrier, receptors inside cytosol/nucleus, ac…
exocrine glands
releases hormones to external environment via ducts
endocrine glands
releases hormones directly to bloodstream
24 terms
MCAT hormones
releasing and inhibiting factors
Growth Hormone
Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
peptides... Gland: Hypothalamus... Target/Effect: anterior pituitar…
peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary... Target/Effect: > bone & mus…
peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary (tropic)... Target/Effect: thy…
peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary... Target/Effect: > growth & s…
releasing and inhibiting factors
peptides... Gland: Hypothalamus... Target/Effect: anterior pituitar…
Growth Hormone
peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary... Target/Effect: > bone & mus…
23 terms
MCAT hormones
hydrophilic hormones
hydrophobic hormones
HGH
ACTH
Fast... Fleeting effects... Soluble in blood - quick to travel, qu…
Slow... Sustained effects... Carried, but acts on transcription
Water soluble/hydrophilic ... Anterior pituitary... Growth of near…
Water soluble/hydrophilic ... Anterior pituitary... Stimulates adr…
hydrophilic hormones
Fast... Fleeting effects... Soluble in blood - quick to travel, qu…
hydrophobic hormones
Slow... Sustained effects... Carried, but acts on transcription
22 terms
MCAT Hormones
Hypothalamus
Anterior pituitary hormones
Prolactin
Growth hormone
Releasing and inhibiting factors that target the anterior pit…
Growth hormone, prolactin... Tropic: thyroid stimulating hormone…
Targets mammary gland for milk production
Targets bone and muscle to increase growth and cell turnover…
Hypothalamus
Releasing and inhibiting factors that target the anterior pit…
Anterior pituitary hormones
Growth hormone, prolactin... Tropic: thyroid stimulating hormone…
79 terms
MCAT Hormones
Hypothalamus
Peptide
Hypothalamus
Anterior pituitary
Hormones from this gland are involved in releasing and inhibi…
Releasing and inhibiting factors are this class of hormone
Hormones from this gland target the anterior pituitary to mod…
Growth hormone is from this gland
Hypothalamus
Hormones from this gland are involved in releasing and inhibi…
Peptide
Releasing and inhibiting factors are this class of hormone
35 terms
MCAT Hormones
TRH (thyrotropin releasing)
Dopamine
GHRH (growth hormone releasing)
Somatostatin (brain)
hypothalamus ➝ anterior pituitary... TSH production and prolacti…
hypothalamus ➝ anterior pituitary... Inhibits prolactin release
hypothalamus ➝ anterior pituitary... Release of GH
hypothalamus ➝ anterior pituitary... Inhibits GH and TSH release
TRH (thyrotropin releasing)
hypothalamus ➝ anterior pituitary... TSH production and prolacti…
Dopamine
hypothalamus ➝ anterior pituitary... Inhibits prolactin release
32 terms
Mcat hormones
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Growth Hormone (GH)
Prolactin
Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> MAMMARY GLAND: milk production
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> THYROID: increases synthesis and releas…
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
Growth Hormone (GH)
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
24 terms
MCAT HORMONES
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Growth Hormone (GH)
Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (TSH)
Peptides from hypothalamus -> anterior pituitary/ modify action
peptide anterior pituitary -> increases bone and muscle growt…
tropic peptide AP->thyroid increases synthesis and release of…
tropic peptide AP->growth and secretory activity of adrenal c…
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Peptides from hypothalamus -> anterior pituitary/ modify action
Growth Hormone (GH)
peptide anterior pituitary -> increases bone and muscle growt…
10 terms
MCAT HORMONES
Cortisol
Aldosterone
Acetylcholine
Epinephrine
Secreted by adrenal medulla; raise blood glucose and adaptati…
Secreted by adrenal gland; stimulates reabsorption of Na+ and…
...
Secreted by adrenal medulla; stimulates glucose release and "…
Cortisol
Secreted by adrenal medulla; raise blood glucose and adaptati…
Aldosterone
Secreted by adrenal gland; stimulates reabsorption of Na+ and…
MCAT Hormones
What are the two types of hormone?
Where is oxytocin made?
Where is oxytocin released from?
Where is ADH made?
amino acid and steroid
hypothalamus
pituitary
hypothalamus
What are the two types of hormone?
amino acid and steroid
Where is oxytocin made?
hypothalamus
79 terms
MCAT Hormones
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH)
Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)
Luteinizing hormone
ACTH
-Hypothalamus ... -Stimulates the release of FSH and LH
-Anterior pituitary... -Males= Stimulates Sertoli cells and trig…
-Anterior pituitary... -Males= Stimulates Leydig cells to produc…
Adrenocorticotropic hormone
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH)
-Hypothalamus ... -Stimulates the release of FSH and LH
Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)
-Anterior pituitary... -Males= Stimulates Sertoli cells and trig…
MCAT Hormones
releasing and inhibiting factors
releasing and inhibiting factors
GH, prolactin, TSH, ACTH, LH, FSH
TSH, ACTH
hypothalamus
target: anterior pituitary; modifies activitiy
anterior pituitary hormones
tropic anterior pituitary hormones
releasing and inhibiting factors
hypothalamus
releasing and inhibiting factors
target: anterior pituitary; modifies activitiy
11 terms
MCAT Hormones
Hormones released by anterior pituitary
FSH, LH
ACTH aka corticotropin
Thyroid-stimulating hormone
Stimulated by releasing factors from the hypothalamus (neuron…
Released by the anterior pituitary and involved in reproducti…
Stimulate release of cortisol from the adrenal cortex.
Stimulates the thyroid to produce its hormones, T3 and T4
Hormones released by anterior pituitary
Stimulated by releasing factors from the hypothalamus (neuron…
FSH, LH
Released by the anterior pituitary and involved in reproducti…
30 terms
MCAT Hormones
Anterior Pituitary Acronym
Growth Hormone
Prolactin
ACTH (Adrenocortiotropic Hormone)
FLATPEG... Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)... Lutenizing (LH)... Ad…
Made: Anterior Pituitary... Target & stimulates: Bone, Muscle, c…
Made: Anterior Pituitary... Target: Mammary glands... Stimulates mi…
Made: Anterior Pituitary ... Target: Adrenal Cortex... Stim adrenal…
Anterior Pituitary Acronym
FLATPEG... Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)... Lutenizing (LH)... Ad…
Growth Hormone
Made: Anterior Pituitary... Target & stimulates: Bone, Muscle, c…
28 terms
MCAT hormones
Hormones of the Anterior Pituitary
Hormones of the Posterior Pituitary
Parathyroid Hormone
Adrenal Cortex
hGH, ACTH, TSH, FSH, LH, prolactin (all peptide)
Oxytocin, ADH (all peptide)
PTH
Glucocorticoids: Cortisol ... Mineral Corticoids: Aldosterone... (…
Hormones of the Anterior Pituitary
hGH, ACTH, TSH, FSH, LH, prolactin (all peptide)
Hormones of the Posterior Pituitary
Oxytocin, ADH (all peptide)
25 terms
MCAT Hormones
growth hormone (GH) (2)
adrenocotropic hormone (ACTH)
thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
follicle stimulating hormone (FSH)
Anterior Pituitary; peptide; ... 1. increase bone and muscle gro…
Anterior Pituitary; peptide; ... Increase growth and secretory a…
Anterior pituitary; peptide; ... Increase synthesis and release…
Anterior pituitary; peptide; ... 1. promotes follicle developmen…
growth hormone (GH) (2)
Anterior Pituitary; peptide; ... 1. increase bone and muscle gro…
adrenocotropic hormone (ACTH)
Anterior Pituitary; peptide; ... Increase growth and secretory a…
32 terms
MCAT Hormones
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Growth Hormone (GH)
Prolactin
Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities. pept…
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> MAMMARY GLAND: milk production. peptide
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> THYROID: increases synthesis and releas…
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities. pept…
Growth Hormone (GH)
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
36 terms
MCAT Hormones
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Growth Hormone (GH)
Prolactin
Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> MAMMARY GLAND: milk production
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> THYROID: increases synthesis and releas…
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
Growth Hormone (GH)
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
10 terms
MCAT Hormones
acetylcholine
epinephrine and norepinephrine
catecholamine
dopamine
neurotransmitter, voluntary muscle control, parasympathetic n…
neurotransmitter (catecholamine), fight-or-flight, alertness…
important for experiencing emotions
neurotransmitter (catecholamine), smooth movements, postural…
acetylcholine
neurotransmitter, voluntary muscle control, parasympathetic n…
epinephrine and norepinephrine
neurotransmitter (catecholamine), fight-or-flight, alertness…
51 terms
MCAT Hormones
FSH action
LH action
ACTH action
TSH action
Stimulate follicle maturation in females;... Spermatogenesis in…
Stimulate ovulation in females;... Testosterone synthesis in males
Stimulate adrenal cortex to synthesize and secrete glucocorti…
Stimulate thyroid to produce thyroid hormones
FSH action
Stimulate follicle maturation in females;... Spermatogenesis in…
LH action
Stimulate ovulation in females;... Testosterone synthesis in males
79 terms
MCAT Hormones
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH)
Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)
Luteinizing hormone
ACTH
-Hypothalamus ... -Stimulates the release of FSH and LH
-Anterior pituitary... -Males= Stimulates Sertoli cells and trig…
-Anterior pituitary... -Males= Stimulates Leydig cells to produc…
Adrenocorticotropic hormone
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH)
-Hypothalamus ... -Stimulates the release of FSH and LH
Follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)
-Anterior pituitary... -Males= Stimulates Sertoli cells and trig…
25 terms
MCAT Hormones
Gland: Hypothalamus
growth hormone (GH)
thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
prolactin
Hormone: Release and inhibit factors (peptides)... Target: Anter…
Peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary... Effect: Increase bone and…
Peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary... Target: Thyroid... Effect: In…
Peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary... Target: Mammary gland... Effe…
Gland: Hypothalamus
Hormone: Release and inhibit factors (peptides)... Target: Anter…
growth hormone (GH)
Peptide... Gland: Anterior pituitary... Effect: Increase bone and…
28 terms
MCAT hormones
GnRH
GHRH
TRH
CRF
-Hypothalamus --> anterior pituitary... -FSH and LH
-Hypothalamus --> anterior pituitary... -GH
-Hypothalamus --> anterior pituitary... -TSH
-Hypothalamus --> anterior pituitary... -ACTH
GnRH
-Hypothalamus --> anterior pituitary... -FSH and LH
GHRH
-Hypothalamus --> anterior pituitary... -GH
33 terms
Mcat hormones
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
Growth Hormone (GH)
Prolactin
Thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH)
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> MAMMARY GLAND: milk production
ANTERIOR PITUITARY -> THYROID: increases synthesis and releas…
Releasing and Inhibiting Factors
HYPOTHALAMUS -> ANTERIOR PITUITARY: modifies activities
Growth Hormone (GH)
ANTERIOR PITUITARY: increases bone and muscle growth, increas…
48 terms
MCAT Hormones
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH)
Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
Anterior Pituitary: Growth of follicles in female, primary oo…
Anterior Pituitary: stimulates ovulation/testosterone secretion
Anterior Pituitary: Stimulates Adrenal Cortex, increases cort…
Anterior Pituitary: Stimulates the thyroid to release of T3 a…
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH)
Anterior Pituitary: Growth of follicles in female, primary oo…
Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
Anterior Pituitary: stimulates ovulation/testosterone secretion
19 terms
MCAT Hormones
Calcitonin
Parathyroid hormone (PTH)
somatostatin
Erythroprotein
A peptide hormone produced by the parafollicular cells or c c…
A peptide hormone produced by the parathyroid glands that inc…
A peptide hormone produced by the gamma cells of the pancreas…
A peptide hormone produced by the kidney that stimulates bone…
Calcitonin
A peptide hormone produced by the parafollicular cells or c c…
Parathyroid hormone (PTH)
A peptide hormone produced by the parathyroid glands that inc…
56 terms
Hormones (MCAT)
ADH secreted by
ADH stored in
function of ADH
oxytocin secreted by
hypothalamus
posterior pituitary
increases blood pressure, increases water absorption (via kid…
hypothalamus
ADH secreted by
hypothalamus
ADH stored in
posterior pituitary
33 terms
MCAT Hormones
Releasing and inhibiting factors (pept…
Growth Hormone (GH) (peptide)
Prolactin (peptide)
Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
released from hypothalamus ... target anterior pituitary to modi…
released from anterior pituitary ... increase bone and muscle gr…
released from anterior pituitary... target mammary glands for mi…
released from anterior pit.... targets thyroid to increase synth…
Releasing and inhibiting factors (pept…
released from hypothalamus ... target anterior pituitary to modi…
Growth Hormone (GH) (peptide)
released from anterior pituitary ... increase bone and muscle gr…
26 terms
MCAT Hormones
hypothalamus, peptide, anterior pituit…
anterior pituitary, peptide, increases…
anterior pituitary, peptide, mammary g…
anterior pituitary (tropic), peptide,…
releasing and inhibiting factors
growth hormone (GH)
prolactin
thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)
hypothalamus, peptide, anterior pituit…
releasing and inhibiting factors
anterior pituitary, peptide, increases…
growth hormone (GH)
25 terms
MCAT - Hormones
Follice Stimulating Hormore (FSH)
Luteinizing hormone (LH)
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)
Thyroid- stimulating hormone (TSH)
Source: Ant Pituitary... Type: Peptide... Action: Stim follicle mat…
Source: Ant Pituitary... Type: Peptide... Action: Stimulates ovulat…
Source: Ant Pituitary... Type: Peptide... Action: Stimulates adrena…
Source: Ant Pituitary... Type: Peptide... Action: Stimulates the th…
Follice Stimulating Hormore (FSH)
Source: Ant Pituitary... Type: Peptide... Action: Stim follicle mat…
Luteinizing hormone (LH)
Source: Ant Pituitary... Type: Peptide... Action: Stimulates ovulat…
74 terms
MCAT Hormones
releasing and inhibiting factors from...
releasing and inhibiting factors are...
releasing and inhibiting factors targe…
growth hormone from...
hypothalamus
peptides
anterior pituitary/modify activity
anterior pituitary
releasing and inhibiting factors from...
hypothalamus
releasing and inhibiting factors are...
peptides
57 terms
MCAT Hormones
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH)
Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)
Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH)
Anterior Pituitary: Growth of follicles in female, primary oo…
Anterior Pituitary: stimulates ovulation/testosterone secretion
Anterior Pituitary: Stimulates Adrenal Cortex, increases cort…
Anterior Pituitary: Stimulates the thyroid to release of T3 a…
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH)
Anterior Pituitary: Growth of follicles in female, primary oo…
Luteinizing Hormone (LH)
Anterior Pituitary: stimulates ovulation/testosterone secretion
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