BIOL 2402: Exam 1
Virtually all of the protein or amino acid-based hormones exert their effects through intracellular .
Gluconeogenesis occurs in the live due to the action of .
What is NOT a category of endocrine gland stimulus?
What is NOT a cardinal sign of diabetes mellitus?
release is an example of a positive feedback control mechanism
What is NOT a change typically produced by hormonal stimulus?
stimulates production of an action potential
The ability of a specific tissue or organ to respond to the presence of a hormone is dependent on .
the presence of the appropriate receptors on the cells of the target tissue or organ
Several hormones are synthesized in the hypothalamus and transported to the anterior pituitary gland. The mechanism of transportation from hypothalamus to anterior pituitary gland is through the .
hypophyseal portal system
Steroid hormones exert their action by .
entering the nucleus of a cell and initiating or altering the expressions of a gene
When it becomes necessary to enlist the fight or flight response, a hormone that is released during the alarm phase of the general adaptation syndrome is .
Which organ is responsible for synthesizing ANP?
Leptin is secreted by .
The most important mineralocorticoid regulator of electrolyte concentrations in extracellular fluids is .
Which of the following is necessary for the production of thyroid hormone?
FSH and LH are released from the .
Which of the following hormones has an anti-inflammatory effect?
The secretion of helps regulate our circadian rhythms.
hyposecretion of the adrenal cortex
an autoimmune problem involving the thyroid gland
hypersecretion of growth hormone
hyposecretion of growth hormone
hypersecretion of the adrenal cortex