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5 Matching questions

  1. PTH
  2. oxytocin release stimulation
  3. Growth Hormone Releasing Hormone
  4. What do beta adrenergic receptors do?
  5. insulin
  1. a produced by Beta cells in the islets of Langerhans in the pancreas; release stimulated by increase in blood glucose levels
  2. b vaginal or nipple stimulation; hemorrhage, stress, estrogen
  3. c Beta adrenergic receptors act via Gs proteins to stimulate adenylyl cyclase which increases the rate of glycogenolysis in the liver and lipolysis in adipocytes. Beta adrenergic receptors also cause relaxation of blood vesselsand smooth muscle
  4. d What is the number one hormone that is mainly responsible for calcium regulation?
  5. e signals the release of growth hormone by the anterior pituitary

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. oxytocin and vasopressin (ADH)
  2. Produced by the thyroid gland and decreases the blood calcium levels by stimulating calcium deposit in the bones (__________ keeps the bone in). The antagonist of the parathyroid hormone.
  3. a product of hormone action in target cells regulates secretion by a direct mechanism operating in the glandular cells themselves
  4. Enzyme Linked ImmunoSorbent Assay
  5. RAGE are the receptors for advanced glycation end products. When AGEs bind to RAGE, this contributes to many age and diabetes related diseases including atherosclerosis, arthritis, asthma, etc

5 True/False questions

  1. What are the receptors for Gastrin and where are they located?CCK1R and CCK2R.
    Located in the brain, stomach, and SI


  2. Atrial Natriuretic PeptideANP


  3. zona glomerulosaouter layer of the adrenal cortex; controlled by renin-angiotensin. produces aldosterone


  4. What is the function of PPP?part of the Ileal Brake Mechanism: slows motility and increases feeling of satiety.


  5. cholesterolchemical made of 4 carbon rings; all steroids are made by modifying cholesterol